Details for Old Dimmitt Building (Atlas Number 5507013920)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5507013920


Marker Number 13920
Atlas Number 5507013920
Marker Title Old Dimmitt Building
Index Entry Dimmitt Building, Old
Address 801 N Main
City Georgetown
County Williamson
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 626822
UTM Northing 3389865
Subject Codes
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Associated with Texas pioneers, businessmen, statesmen, writers. Erected 1901 as a hotel by P.H. Dimmitt & Co. Later occupied by mercantile stores -- meeting place for families and friends from Williamson County communities. Georgetown's first movie house, then auto agency; later a drug store, dental office, bus depot. Remodelled 1960 by Georgetown Savings & Loan Association, preserving Spanish arches, columns, and turrets of native stone. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1965