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.
Location. 37° 52.865′ N, 122° 16.39′ W. Marker is in Berkeley, California, in Alameda County. Marker can be reached from Bonita Avenue south of Rose Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1410 Bonita Avenue, Berkeley CA 94709, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are Peet’s Coffee & Tea (approx. ¼ mile away); Live Oak Park (approx. 0.3 miles 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). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkeley.
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