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LATEST NEWS

Another Loss for Franklinton

This c1900 Queen Anne style house at 1235 W. Broad Street, the last of its kind in Franklinton, was demolished Nov. 12. Columbus Landmarks made an offer to purchase the building, utilizing our new Endangered Properties Fund. 
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2 New Funds to Make Preservation Happen

Our city deserves more preservation and these new funds will be a game-changer! It is exciting to join preservation organizations throughout the country who have successfully leveraged funds like these with impressive results.
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Entries Open for 2021 Ed Lentz Prize

The $500 cash prize to honor Ed's legacy will be awarded annually to the individual who submits the best presentation for providing a better understanding of the history, architecture and/or importance of historic preservation in central Ohio. Applications for the first award due Jan. 15, 2021.
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2020 Most Endangered Sites

The 2020 Most Endangered Sites List represents an immediate opportunity to create a more SUSTAINABLE, CREATIVE and CULTURALLY DYNAMIC Columbus

Former Lazarus Kingsdale

Former Lazarus Kingsdale

2020 Most Endangered Sites Former Lazarus Kingsdale Year Built: 1970 Address: 3180 Kingsdale Center, Upper Arlington, OH 43221 Original Building Use: Department…

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C&O Roundhouse

C&O Roundhouse

2020 Most Endangered Sites C&O Roundhouse Year Built: 1927 Address: 2600 Parsons Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43207 Owner: CSX Transportation The Chesapeake &…

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Historic Sheep Farmhouse

Historic Sheep Farmhouse

2020 Most Endangered Sites Historic Sheep Farmhouse Year Built: c1880s Address: 2425 W. Case Rd., Columbus, OH Original Building Use: Residence Owner: City…

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Cleve Theatre

Cleve Theatre

2020 Most Endangered Sites Cleve Theatre Year Built: 1938 Address: 1750 Cleveland Ave., Columbus, OH  43211 Original Building Use: Theatre Owner: Joshuas Integrity…

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Holy Family School

Holy Family School

2020 Most Endangered Sites Holy Family School Year Built: 1913 Address: 57 S. Grubb Street, Columbus, OH 43215 Original Building Use: School…

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St. Therese’s Retreat Center

St. Therese’s Retreat Center

2020 Most Endangered Sites St. Therese’s Retreat Center Year Built: 1931 Address: 5277 E. Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43213 Owner: Catholic Diocese…

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Nagy Brothers Shoe Repair

Nagy Brothers Shoe Repair

2020 Most Endangered Sites Nagy Brothers Shoe Repair Year Built: 1948 Address: 1725 Parsons Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43207 Original Building Use:…

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Church of Christ of Apostolic Faith

Church of Christ of Apostolic Faith

2020 Most Endangered Sites Church of Christ of Apostolic Faith Year Built: 1965 Address: 1200 Brentnell Ave., Columbus, OH 43219 Owner: Church…

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South Side Learning and Development Center

South Side Learning and Development Center

2020 Most Endangered Sites South Side Learning and Development Center Year Built: 1926 Address: 253 Reeb Avenue, Columbus, OH 43207 Original…

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