Timmer's Resort

Timmer's Resort (HMWIO)

Location: West Bend, WI 53095 Washington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 43° 22.589', W 88° 15.259'

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Big Cedar Lake, Wisconsin

This property was acquired January 4, 1864, by Mathias and Margaret Timmer. In 1882, Timmer's Hotel was opened. Guests came by train from Chicago, St. Louis, and Milwaukee to Slinger (Schlesingerville) and then by carriage to the Hotel. Later they came to the West Bend Northwestern Depot.

By 1907, Leonard and Rose Timmer owned and operated the facilities. In 1940, John and Beryl Timmer took over operation of the Hotel, including the Annex and cottages.

Timmer's Resort on Big Cedar Lake has served as a tourist attraction for 133 years and still functions as a scenic resort and popular restaurant on 85 acres of prime lake frontage.

Landmarks Commission
Washington County, Wisconsin
Marker Number95-003
Year Placed1997
Placed ByWashington County Landmarks Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 5:40am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 398388 N 4803387
Decimal Degrees43.37648333, -88.25431667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 22.589', W 88° 15.259'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 22' 35.34" N, 88° 15' 15.54" W
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Area Code(s)262, 414
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5151 Timmer Bay Rd, West Bend WI 53095, US
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