Historic Building Database- Residential: East Side Neighborhoods




**Last updated 12/2/2018- Added 1 house.

Total Properties Featured: 90

The following entries are organized as follows: House name or name of prominent former resident if there is one, address, lifespan dates and reason for demolition, if applicable or known. A historic photo and a Google Maps link to the former/current location is also given. Only homes built prior to 1930 are included.

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Bexley Demolished

Broad Street
1. Charles E. Markeson House: 2086 E. Broad Street, Bexley: Around 1885-Before 1925: Unknown reason for demolition. A newer home went on the site in 1925, but it’s not known if the house was torn down for this house or was already gone before that. The Markeson house was set back away from Broad significantly further than the current house is.

Photo taken in 1889.

Photo taken in 2017.

Columbia Avenue
1. Claude Meeker House: 256 S. Columbia Avenue, Bexley: Around 1890-Around 1920: Replaced by a newer home that still exists.

Photo taken in 1912.

Photo taken in 2015.

Bexley Existing

Ashbourne Road
1. Residential House: 200 Ashbourne Road: 1927

Photo taken in 1961.


Photo taken in 2015.

Bexford Place
1. Ruth Odell House: 2461 Bexford Place: 1922

Photo taken in 1970.


Photo taken in 2017.


2. Marie Lowenstein House: 2469 Bexford Place: 1922

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2015.


3. Anna Blenkner House: 2473 Bexford Place: 1922

Photo taken in 1965.


Photo taken in 2015.


4. Daniel Richards House: 2490 Bexford Place: 1922

Photo taken in 1961.


Photo taken in 2017.


5. Thomas Carr House: 2495 Bexford Place: 1922

Photo taken in 1961.


Photo taken in 2015.


6. Oliver Stewart House: 2501 Bexford Place: 1922

Photo taken in 1962.


Photo taken in 2017.


7. Herbert Young House: 2504 Bexford Place: 1924

Photo taken in 1967.


Photo taken in 2017.


8. Robert Hayes House: 2505 Bexford Place: 1927

Photo taken in 1962.


Photo taken in 2017.


9. Melissa Nelson House: 2508 Bexford Place: 1923

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2017.

Bexley Park Road
1. Sidney Sweet Hous: 2321 Bexley Park Road: 1923

Photo taken in 1961.


Photo taken in 2015.


2. Ruth Lange House: 2340 Bexley Park Road: 1923

Photo taken in 1967.


Photo taken in 2015.


3. Residential House: 2347 Bexley Park Road: 1928

Photo taken in 1965.


Photo taken in 2015.


4.

Park Drive
1. Ferdinand Howald House: 78 Park Drive: 1912

Photo taken in 1915.

Photo taken in 2017.

Parkview Drive
1. John G. Deshler House: 15 N. Parkview Avenue (current address is 17 N. Parkview): Around 1900

Photo taken in 1963.

Photo taken in 2017.

2. Alfred Dietzel House: 320 N. Parkview Drive: Around 1900

Photo taken in 1983.

Photo taken in 2014.

3. Malcolm Jeffrey House (Governor’s Mansion): 358 N. Parkview Drive: 1925

Photo taken in 1975.

Photo taken in 2015. The angle of this photo is from the side. The old photo is from the front.

Sessions Drive
1. Jessie Coons House: 7 Sessions Drive: 1927

Photo taken in 1983.

Photo taken in 2017.

Linden Demolished

Aberdeen Avenue
1. Residential House: 1779 Aberdeen Avenue: Around 1900-Around 1986: Unknown reason for demolition. The lot remains largely empty.

Photo taken in 1965.

Photo taken in 2015.

Arlington Avenue
1. Residential House: 1407 Arlington Avenue: Around 1900-1974: Demolished to build what is now Linden Park Elementary.

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2015.


2. Dewey Garner House: 1429 Arlington Avenue: 1925-1974: Demolished to build Linden Park Elementary.

Photo taken in 1956.


Photo taken in 2015.

Bonham Avenue
1. Residential House: 1038 E. Bonham Avenue: Around 1900-1960: Demolished to build an apartment complex that still exists.

Photo taken in 1957.


Photo taken in 2015.


2. Residential House: 1155 E. Bonham Avenue: Around 1910-Around 1975: Demolished for industrial business expansion.

Photo taken in 1962.


Photo taken in 2015.

Linden Existing

Aberdeen Avenue
1. Nellie Feidner House: 1301 Aberdeen Avenue: 1925

Photo taken in 1974.

Photo taken in 2015.

2. John Miller House: 1304 Aberdeen Avenue: 1924

Photo taken in 1972.

Photo taken in 2015.

3. William Finckel House: 1359 Aberdeen Avenue: 1927

Photo taken in 1973.

Photo taken in 2015.

4. Leo Huey House: 1385 Aberdeen Avenue: 1921

Photo taken in 1972.

Photo taken in 2014.

5. Ella Dempsey House: 1399 Aberdeen Avenue: Around 1900

Photo taken in 1972.

Photo taken in 2015.

6. Frank Copeland House: 1435 Aberdeen Avenue: Around 1920

Photo taken in 1975.

Photo taken in 2017.

7. J.C. Reisinger House: 1485 Aberdeen Avenue: Around 1920

Photo taken in 1974.

Photo taken in 2017.

8. Frank Nelson House: 1495 Aberdeen Avenue: 1923

Photo taken in 1974.

Photo taken in 2015.

9. Paul Nelson House: 1499 Aberdeen Avenue: 1923

Photo taken in 1973.

Photo taken in 2017.

10. Thomas Duffy House: 1503 Aberdeen Avenue: 1925

Photo taken in 1973.

Photo taken in 2014.

11. Claude Lively House: 1518 Aberdeen Avenue: 1924

Photo taken in 1973.

Photo taken in 2015.

12. Grace Garland: 1519 Aberdeen Avenue: 1920

Photo taken in 1973.

Photo taken in 2017.

13. Mary Roberts House: 1529 Aberdeen Avenue: 1923

Photo taken in 1972.

Photo taken in 2015.

14. Residential House: 1533 Aberdeen Avenue: 1925

Photo taken in 1975.

Photo taken in 2014.

15. Julia Housum House: 1591 Aberdeen Avenue: 1923

Photo taken in 1973.

Photo taken in 2014.

16. Frank Howell House: 1624 Aberdeen Avenue: Around 1905

Photo taken in 1972.

Photo taken in 2014.

17. Albert Innis House: 1625 Aberdeen Avenue: Around 1900

Photo taken in 1972.

Photo taken in 2017.

18. Lucy Reed House: 1640 Aberdeen Avenue: Around 1900

Photo taken in 1975.

Photo taken in 2015.

19. Charles Hatcher House: 1646 Aberdeen Avenue: Around 1910

Photo taken in 1973.

Photo taken in 2017.

20. Ella Armentrout House: 1666 Aberdeen Avenue: Around 1910

Photo taken in 1973.

Photo taken in 2017.

21. Earl Kimball House: 1688 Aberdeen Avenue: 1923

Photo taken in 1973.

Photo taken in 2014.

22. Carrie Hunt House: 1689 Aberdeen Avenue: 1923

Photo taken in 1973.

Photo taken in 2015.

23. Howard Amann House: 1692 Aberdeen Avenue: Around 1910

Photo taken in 1974.

Photo taken in 2014.

24. Annabelle Edgington House: 1867 Aberdeen Avenue: 1921

Photo taken in 1973.

Photo taken in 2017.

25. Residential House: 1907 Aberdeen Avenue: 1924

Photo taken in 1961.

Photo taken in 2017.

26. John Butterfield House: 1965 Aberdeen Avenue: Around 1910

Photo taken in 1975.

Photo taken in 2017.

27. Residential House: 1971 Aberdeen Avenue: 1921

Photo taken in 1971.

Photo taken in 2017.

28. Geo Kidner House: 2005 Aberdeen Avenue: Around 1910

Photo taken in 1974.

Photo taken in 2017.

Arlington Avenue
1. Abbie Daniel House: 1408 Arlington Avenue: Around 1900

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2014.


2. Edward Brobst House: 1412 Arlington Avenue: Around 1910

Photo taken in 1961.


Photo taken in 2014.


3. Helen Jones House: 1440 Arlington Avenue: 1921

Photo taken in 1960.


Photo taken in 2017.


4. Frank Neville House: 1467 Arlington Avenue: 1923

Photo taken in 1973.


Photo taken in 2017.


5. Alice Hooper House: 1474 Arlington Avenue: Around 1910

Photo taken in 1957.


Photo taken in 2017.


6. John Bahlinger House: 1545 Arlington Avenue: 1928

Photo taken in 1973.


Photo taken in 2017.


7. Alvin Saunders House: 1551 Arlington Avenue: Around 1915

Photo taken in 1973.


Photo taken in 2017.


8. Andrew Hubler House: 1562 Arlington Avenue: 1924

Photo taken in 1972.


Photo taken in 2017.


9. Charles Huff House: 1616 Arlington Avenue: 1924

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2017.


10. Elmer Kiner House: 1617 Arlington Avenue: Around 1910

Photo taken in 1973.


Photo taken in 2015.

Bonham Avenue
1. Francis Weaver House: 814 E. Bonham Avenue: 1905

Photo taken in 1955.


Photo taken in 2014.


2. William Houston House: 844 E. Bonham Avenue: Around 1910

Photo taken in 1960.


Photo taken in 2017.


3. Fred Belknap House: 846 E. Bonham Avenue: Around 1910

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2017.


4. Heath Wells House: 850 E. Bonham Avenue: Around 1900

Photo taken in 1957.


Photo taken in 2015.

Brighton Road
1. Perry Cavey House: 1672 E. Brighton Road: 1929

Photo taken in 1956.


Photo taken in 2014.

Milo-Grogan Demolished

Camden Avenue
1. Frances Jolly House: 825 Camden Avenue: 1922-9/9/1986: Demolished to expand the business next door.

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2015.

Milo-Grogan Existing

Camden Avenue
1. John Lugger House: 829 Camden Avenue: 1922

Photo taken in 1959.


Photo taken in 2014.


2. Residential House: 839 Camden Avenue: 1922

Photo taken in 1959.


Photo taken in 2015.


3. Fredrich Heimlich House: 847 Camden Avenue: 1922

Photo taken in 1958.


Photo taken in 2017.


4. Philip Knall House: 865 Camden Avenue: 1922

Photo taken in 1958.


Photo taken in 2014.


5. Frank Colley House: 879 Camden Avenue: 1923

Photo taken in 1958.


Photo taken in 2017.


6. Mary Price House: 885 Camden Avenue: 1923

Photo taken 1960.


Photo taken in 2014.


7. Natale Di Placido House: 893 Camden Avenue: 1923

Photo taken in 1960.


Photo taken in 2015.


8. Conley Treadway House: 911 Camden Avenue: 1925

Photo taken in 1959.


Photo taken in 2010.


9. Llewelyn Williams House: 1039 Camden Avenue: 1925

Photo taken in 1958.


Photo taken in 2014.

Whitehall Demolished

Main Street
1. David Taylor House #1: 4831 E. Broad Street: 1825-Before 1920: David Taylor’s first house. There seems to be some confusion on the address for both houses. The addresses 4831 and 5300 are switched depending on the source. Today, the site is part of a golf course and country club, which began to build near the site as early as 1907.

Photo taken in 1909.

There really isn’t a current location photo, as the exact location is now unknown. It sat well off of Broad Street.
2. David Taylor House #2: 5300 E. Main Street: Around 1843-Around 1950: Site now occupied with newer development.

Photo taken in 1909.

As with the first house, the exact location is now unknown.

Whitehall Existing

Other East Side Places Demolished

Alton Avenue
1. Charles Fisk House: 965 Alton Avenue: 1920-1966: Demolished for unknown reasons. The lot has been vacant ever since.

Photo taken in 1963.

photo taken in 2015.

Alum Creek Drive
1. George Helsel House: 3897 Alum Creek Drive: 1924-Around 1990: Demolished for unknown reasons. The site is now a retail store.

Photo taken in 1963.


Photo taken in 2015.


2. Residential House: 3966 Alum Creek Drive: Around 1910-Around 1970: Demolished for unknown reasons. The site is now a strip mall.

Photo taken in 1957.


Photo taken in 2018.


3. Lillie Hensel House: 4115 Alum Creek Drive: 1913-Around 1998: Unknown reasons for demolition. Site remains vacant.

Photo taken in 1973.


Photo taken in 2018.

Cleveland Avenue
1. Adam Innis House: 1857 Cleveland Avenue: Around 1870-Around 1940: The Innis Family owned the house through 1937. A gas station was on the site by the early 1940s. Today, the site is vacant.

Photo taken before 1900.

Photo taken in 2017.

High Street
1. Michael Fisher House: 3085 S. High Street: 1820-Around 1964. Unknown reason for demolition. The house sat well back from High Street, along the banks of the Scioto River. Today, the site is overgrown and a road that led to the site is long since gone. The Google image shows where the driveway location had been.
**Historic photo is not available, yet.

Photo taken in 2017.

Nelson Road
1. William Shepard House: 790 N. Nelson Road: 1855-10/7/1981: This home burned down.

Photo taken in 1889.

Photo taken in 2017.

Other East Side Places Existing

Alton Avenue
1. Ferdinand Bowshier House: 785-787 Alton Avenue: 1912

Photo taken in 1969.

Photo taken in 2014.

Barrymore Avenue
1. Marie Horlocker House: 2214 Barrymore Avenue: 1928

Photo taken in 1963.


Photo taken in 2014.

Brookwood Road
1. Elmer Nitrauer House: 2379 Brookwood Road: 1929

Photo taken in 1962.


Photo taken in 2017.

Cleveland Avenue
1. Vera Sale-Ruddy House: 4003 Cleveland Avenue: Around 1905

Photo taken around 1910.

Photo taken in 2015.