East Broad Street Historic District (Columbus, Ohio)

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East Broad Street Historic District
East Broad Street Historic District.jpg
Houses in the 1200 block of East Broad Street
East Broad Street Historic District (Columbus, Ohio) is located in Ohio
East Broad Street Historic District (Columbus, Ohio)
East Broad Street Historic District (Columbus, Ohio) is located in the US
East Broad Street Historic District (Columbus, Ohio)
Location Along East Broad Street between Monypenny and Ohio avenues, Columbus, Ohio
Coordinates 39°58′1″N 82°57′39″W / 39.96694°N 82.96083°W / 39.96694; -82.96083Coordinates: 39°58′1″N 82°57′39″W / 39.96694°N 82.96083°W / 39.96694; -82.96083
Area 26 acres (11 ha)
Architect Packard,Frank; Hayden, Florence Kenyon, et al.
Architectural style Late 19th and 20th Century Revivals, Art Deco, Queen Anne
MPS East Broad Street MRA
NRHP Reference # 86003393[1]
Added to NRHP March 17, 1987

The East Broad Street Historic District in Columbus, Ohio is a historic district that was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987. The district includes the section of East Broad Street from Ohio Avenue on the west to Monypenny Street on the east.[1] It includes lavish residences, some converted to offices.[2]

It includes the Old Governor's Mansion which is separately listed on the NRHP.[1]

The Kappa Gamma National Headquarters, a High Victorian-style two-and-a-half-story mansion with a cupola, built in 1852, is salient in the district.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b Lorrie K. Owen, ed. (1999). "Ohio Historic Places Dictionary, Volume 2". Somerset Publishers, Inc. p. 440.