Bull River Hotel: 0052.0490


            James Bates is planning on the erection of a new $12,000 hotel at Bull River, work on which will commence as soon as spring opens.  Architect F.S. Rosseter has just completed the plans for the new structure.  The building will be 30x75 feet in size, two stories, with a third story to be built next year.  A full basement and concrete foundation are arranged.  The basement will contain store rooms, boiler rooms and wine cellar.  The building will be modern in every respect and the proprietor intends to conduct a first-class hostelry.  On the ground floor will be the office, dining room, bar room, kitchen, billiard room and lavatories.  The office will contain a large stone fire place, be paneled eight feet high and have a beamed ceiling.  On the second floor there will be eleven bed rooms, parlor, linen closets, toilet and bath.  Each of the bedrooms are large size.  The building will have steam heat, running water and electric light.  The contract will be let as soon as other preliminary arrangements are made and is to be completed early in the spring.

0052.0490: Bull River Hotel

James Bates plans to build a hotel in Bull River, with full modern conveniences.

Medium:  Newspaper - Text
Date:  February 29, 1912
Pages:  1
Publisher:  Cranbrook Herald
Collection:  Columbia Basin Institute (0052)


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