Swiss Cottage

Address: 132 Spring St., Morrison, 80465

1874. Built for Governor Evans of native sand stone by George Morrison, a Quebec stone mason who came to Colorado in 1850 with his family and settled in Mt. Vernon; he moved to Morrison in 1873. It has been billed as Swiss Cottage, The Evergreen House at Morrison, Morrison House, Loreli Park, Sacred Elizabeth Retreat, and Pine Haven Manor. It was demolished in ca. 1980 for a parking lot for the Bear Creek Nursing Home.
Quad Map/Date: Morrison, 1965 (1980)
Sec/Town/Range: S35, T4S, R70W
Elevation: 5755
Source: Morrison Historical Guide - research by Lorene Horton, 1975.
Last Modified: Thu, April 10 1997

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