DIRHEIM


 

ADDRESS

2881 DIRHEIM AVENUE

PART OF TOWN

WESTWOOD

SPECIFICATIONS

3 BED, 1.5 BATH, 2,080 SQ. FT. (430 SQ. FT. 3RD FLOOR ADDITION).

WHY THIS PROPERTY?

THIS PROPERTY SITS ON A VERY QUIET, COBBLESTONE STREET, AND WAS ONCE THE VERY FIRST HOUSE THAT WAS BUILT FOR THE SERVANTS OF THE JAMES N. GAMBLE ESTATE. THE BACKYARD EXTENDS INTO WHAT WAS ONCE THE 22 ACRE GAMBLE ESTATE. THE JAMES N. GAMBLE HOUSE WAS DEMOLISHED ON APRIL 1ST, 2013 - THIS WAS A VERY CONTROVERSIAL TOPIC WITHIN THE CITY OF CINCINNATI.

JAMES N. Gamble estate

"THE 13-ROOM VICTORIAN MANSION ON CINCINNATI'S WEST SIDE WAS OWNED BY JAMES N. GAMBLE, SON OF THE FOUNDER OF CONSUMER PRODUCTS GIANT PROCTOR & GAMBLE, FROM 1875 UNTIL HIS DEATH IN THE HOUSE AT AGE 95 IN 1932. HE HAD NAMED THE 2,644 SQUARE-FOOT HOUSE RATANAGH, FOR HIS ANCESTRAL HOMETOWN IN PRESENT-DAY NORTHERN IRELAND"


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