Berkeley in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Edward A. Brakenridge House
Ira A. Boynton Designer & Builder (attributed), 1892
designated in 1992
In 1936, the residence was converted and used as a health-related institution for elderly individuals. In 1971, Bonita House purchased the property and established the first rehabilitation facility of its kind in Alameda County for mental health care services.
Erected 2008 by Berkeley Historical Plaque Project.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Science & Medicine. A significant historical year for this entry is 1992.
Location. 37° 52.865′ N, 122° Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1410 Bonita Avenue, Berkeley CA 94709, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Peet’s Coffee & Tea (approx. ¼ mile away); The Poetry Garden (approx. 0.3 miles away); North Branch Berkeley Public Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); North Berkeley Congregational (Grace North) Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Whittier School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Hunrick Grocery Store (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Napoleon Bonaparte Byrne House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hillside Club (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkeley.
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