William Wrigley, Jr., Winter Cottage
|Location||2501 E. Telawa Trail, Phoenix, Arizona|
|Architectural style||Mission/Spanish Revival|
|NRHP Reference #||89001045|
|Added to NRHP||August 16, 1989|
The Wrigley Mansion in Phoenix, Arizona, is a landmark building constructed between 1929 and 1931 by chewing-gum magnate William Wrigley, Jr. It is also known as William Wrigley, Jr., Winter Cottage and as La Colina Solana.
Architect Earl Heitschmidt of Los Angeles designed the home at a cost of $1.2 million, in a combination of styles including Spanish Colonial. It has 24 rooms, 12 bathrooms, and over 16,000 square feet (1,500 m2). Much of the extensive tilework was shipped to Phoenix from Wrigley's own factory in Catalina, hauled by mule to the site.
The Wrigleys maintained other residences in Chicago; Philadelphia; Lake Geneva, Wisconsin; Catalina Island; and Pasadena, and used this, the smallest of their houses, for only a few weeks a year. William Wrigley died in 1932, shortly after its completion.
- Wrigley Mansion Club
In July 1992, Geordie Hormel bought the mansion and made it available for meetings, conventions and similar functions. Due to zoning regulation, The Wrigley Mansion must operate as a private club.
The mansion has been Winner of The Knot Weddings for 2011, 2009 and 2008.
|The Wrigley Mansion
National Register of Historic Places — Phoenix Historic Property Register, Phoenix Points of Pride
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