Over-the-Rhine Historic District

Roughly bounded by Dorsey, Sycamore, Liberty, Reading, Central Pkwy, McMicken Ave., and Vine Sts., Cincinnati, Ohio

Photos 

418-420 Reading Road (Commercial Building)

1. SOUTH ELEVATION

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

Description 

This structure is a contributing building to the Pendleton area of the Over-the Rhine Historic District, as listed in the National Register. With its mixed use retail/residential character, it is typical of this area's dense development. Multi-occupancy. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS OH-2332)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 17, 1983
Reference number
83001985
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian
Areas of significance
Industry; Commerce; Ethnic Heritage - European; Architecture; Religion; Social History; Performing Arts
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Religious structure; Manufacturing facility
Current functions
Religious structure; Manufacturing facility
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Significant years
ca. 1840; 1928
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 943
Non-contributing buildings: 337

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