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Canute Peterson House
Canute Peterson House.jpg
Front and side of the house
Location 10 North Main Street
Ephraim. Utah
United States
Built 1869
Architect William H. Folsom
Architectural style Federal, Vernacular
NRHP reference No. 78002689
Added to NRHP July 17, 1978

The Canute Peterson House is a historic residence in Ephraim, Utah, United States. In 1978, it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Description

Built in 1869 by Canute Peterson, an early Latter-day Saint leader in Sanpete County, it was designed by architect William H. Folsom.

Richard Nibley, brother of Mormon scholar Hugh Nibley, purchased and restored the home in the 1960s. For a time it was a bed and breakfast. However, in 2014, Cache Valley Bank (directly south) purchased and incorporated the old home into the newly constructed bank building. It is restored and open to the public for tours Monday-Friday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.

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