||203 East Main Street ~ 1845
J & J's Flower Outlet, on Main Street, was originally West Union's Stage Coach stop. Ladies used the front entrance, the side entrance was to the 'public', or tavern, area. Rooms to let upstairs slept several to a bed.
There will be Open House All Day at our Old Stagecoach stop during WestUnionFest. .
||109 High St ~
The Lathrop Russell Charter home on High Street, across the street from the Stuart Mansion is an excellent example of the Federal Style of architecture. Note the palladian windows.
It is listed on the National Register of Historic Buildings:
Charter, Lathrop Russell, House (added 1993 - Building - #93000219)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Professional, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling