N.D. Hill Building

633-639 Water Street, Port Townsend, WA

Three story brick commercial building built in 1889

Photo 

N.D. Hill Building

Photo taken by Richard Doody in January 2010

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Description 

This three story brick building designed by architect Elmer H. Fisher was built in 1889 at a cost of $25,000. The upper floors were offices and furnished rooms. Nathaniel Davis Hill sold drugs, cigars, china and glassware from a store on the ground floor from 1890 to 1928. A tavern occupied the corner storefront from approximately 1933 to 2010 and a residential hotel, the Deville, the top floors.

Update Log 

  • February 4, 2019: New photo from Richard Doody
  • February 4, 2019: Added by Richard Doody

Sources 

  • Richard Doody