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Painesville in Lake County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Mathews House

Built 1829

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, August 31, 2018
1. Mathews House Marker
Inscription. The famed master builder Jonathan Goldsmith designed and built this well-proportioned Federal style residence for Dr. John H. Mathews. It is considered to be one of the finest Goldsmith houses. The house was moved to its present location on the campus of Lake Erie College from the original North State Street site in 1949.
 
Erected 1965 by Architects Society of Ohio and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 4-43.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
 
Location. 41° 43.158′ N, 81° 15′ W. Marker is in Painesville, Ohio, in Lake County. Marker is on West Washington Street 0.1 miles east of Mentor Avenue (U.S. 20), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located on the campus of Lake Erie College. Marker is in this post office area: Painesville OH 44077, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Daniel Carter Beard (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thomas W. Harvey (approx. ¼ mile away); Lake County YMCA (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mentor Avenue Historic District (approx.
Mathews House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 31, 2018
2. Mathews House Marker
0.4 miles away); Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Station (approx. one mile away); Uri Seeley House (approx. 2.2 miles away); Fairport Harbor Lighthouse (approx. 3 miles away); La Salle Expedition (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Painesville.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 2, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2018, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 29 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 2, 2018, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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