Built by Sarah Winchester, widow of rifle manufacturer William Winchester, this unique structure includes many outstanding elements of Victorian architecture and fine craftsmanship. Construction began in 1884 and continued without interruption until Mrs. Winchester's death in 1922. The continual building and remodeling created a 160-room house covering an area of six acres. This property was also listed in the National Register of Historic Places on 8/7/1974.
Registration Date: 1/11/1974
City: San Jose
County: Santa Clara
525 S Winchester Blvd, San Jose
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