Ritz Mansion

1869 Plaza Way, Walla Walla, WA

Queen Anne style built in 1895

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Ritz Mansion

Photo taken by Richard Doody in 2012

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Description 

The Ritz Mansion was built in 1895 by the widow of Philip Ritz and was copied from a home in Portland which Catherine Ritz had admired. The cost was $14,000. The Ritz's had established a nursery in Walla Walla in 1882 which was the foundation of the fruit raising industry in eastern Washington.

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19th Century (36,931)
Built 1895 (657)
Built during 1890s (7,375)
House (27,090)
Mansion (530)
Walla Walla County, Washington (113)
Washington (1,817)

Update Log 

  • December 3, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • December 3, 2018: Added by Richard Doody

Sources 

  • Richard Doody