Columbus Near East Side District

Roughly bounded by Parsons Ave., Broad and Main Sts., and the railroad tracks, Columbus, Ohio

Photos 

257-259 Kelton Street (House)

1. VIEW NORTHWEST, SOUTH AND EAST SIDES

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

Description 

The building is a contributing structure in the Near East Side Historic District. The residence is typical of many in the district. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS OH-2368)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 19, 1978
Reference number
78002063
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; Victorian: Queen Anne; Victorian: Romanesque
Areas of significance
Commerce; Literature; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
District
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1925-1949
Significant years
1860; 1930
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1900
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 44

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