The Robbins Hunter Museum Avery-Downer House

The Robbins Hunter Museum Avery-Downer House (HM5V)

Location: Granville, OH 43023 Licking County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 4.061', W 82° 31.081'

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Built in 1842 in the Greek Revival Architectural Style for Alfred Avery from designs by Minard Lefever, the house subsequently served as a home for the Spelman (1845-1873), Downer and Cole families (1873-1902). The Phi Gamma Delta (1902-1930) and Kappa Sigma (1930-1956) fraternities. This house was bequeathed to the Licking County Historical Society by Robbins Hunter Jr. (1905-1979) as a Museum of the 19th century.

National Register of Historic Places.
HM NumberHM5V
Series This marker is part of the Ohio: Ohio Historical Society series
Marker Number4-45
Year Placed1987
Placed ByLicking County Historical Society and The Ohio Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 10:18am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 370547 N 4436373
Decimal Degrees40.06768333, -82.51801667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 4.061', W 82° 31.081'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 4' 3.66" N, 82° 31' 4.86" W
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Area Code(s)740
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 201-229 OH-661, Granville OH 43023, US
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