Friendly Grove

OH 220, E of Piketon, Piketon, Ohio

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Friendly Grove

On the National Register of Historical Places, "Friendly Grove" was the home of Robert Lucas, Ohio's 12th governor (1832 - 1836). I've read that the small building was a "summer kitchen" where meals were prepared in hot weather.

Located on Zahns Corner Road east of Piketon, Ohio

Photo taken by Donald K. O'Brien

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 26, 1970
Reference number
70000513
Architectural style
Federal
Areas of significance
Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Period of significance
1800-1824
Significant year
1824

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19th Century (37,681)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1824 (101)
Built during 1820s (1,810)
Federal (4,590)
House (27,561)
Ohio (5,132)
Pike County, Ohio (20)
Piketon, Ohio (3)
Private owner (54,398)
Robert Lucas (2)
Stone (26,160)

Update Log 

  • September 12, 2010: New photos from Donald K. O'Brien

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