300 Amherst Avenue


General Information

No: 300
Street: Amherst
Name: N
Family: SOLD
Historic Plaque: N
Owner Info: N
Built: 1923
Sec: 23
Sub: Sibley
Lot: 143-4
Architect:
Cont/Build:

Description: 2 story, siding, gable roof.
#Owners: 9
Original Use: Residential
Current Use: Residential

CHANGES As Built: Y?
Add To: N
Sub From: N
Replace: :N

Changes Details: F? 1974 - Birdo Marsh added tool shed. 2011 permit Acc Bldg by owner, Andrus.


Owners:


Current Owner:
Curr Date Fr: 2016
Curr Date To:

Original Owner: Amy N. Sherwood (lived at 219 Rugby)
Date Fr: 1916
Date To: 1926

Owner 1: Helen Lillian Splain (& Walter)
Date Fr 1: 1926
Date To 1: 1939

Owner2: Home Owners L. Corp.
Date Fr 2: 1939
Date To 2: 1940

Owner 3: Cedric S. & Dorothy R. Jones
Date Fr 3: 1940
Date To 3: 1945

Owner 4: Irene Gelhaus & Virginian & R. K. Lance
Date Fr 4: 1945
Date To 4: 1951

Owner 5: Birdo & Frances Marsh
Date Fr 5: 1951
Date To 5: 1989

Owner 6: Bruce D. & Lenore B. Corey
Date Fr 6: 1989
Date To 6: 1994

Owner 7: Robert W. & Mary Alice Patterson
Date Fr 7: 1994
Date To 7: 1996

Owner 8: Timothy W. & Mary Alice Fox
Date Fr 8: 1996
Date To 8: 2004

Owner 9: Timothy M. & Louise Fox
Date Fr 9: 2004
Date To 9: 2010

Owner 10: Michael C. Andrus (& Beth)
Date Fr 10: 2010
Date To 10: 2016

1975 Owner: Frances Marsh. 143-144 Sib 1


Stories

Story 1 : According to Paul Kennedy, Birdo and Fran Marsh should have been honored in Terrace Park for what they did for the children of Terrace Park. Birdo Marsh was chairman of the Recreation Commission from June 1, 1956 to 1959. He resigned altogether on December 1, 1964.Their 3 children were Sally, Tom & Danny.
Story 2 : Sarah Frances Marsh was born 14 January 1915 and died 19 December 1984, aged 69 years, buried in Section 24 of Greenlawn Cemetery, Milford OH, Noakes Funeral Home. Birdo Marsh died 2 April 2004, aged 95 years.
Story 3 : When for sale in 2016: Custom built home with every detail designed to be highly functional for a growing family through the years. 5 bedrooms, 6 1/2 baths; each bedroom with dedicated bathroom and walk-in closet. First floor master suite with office and laundry, could be used as in-law suite. Large chef's 'dream' kitchen with marble countertops, 9'x5 1/2' walnut island, custom cabinetry and top-of-the-line Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances. Open concept dining/hearth room/kitchen opens through French doors to patio and landscaped backyard. First floor family room with home theater, surround sound, and stone gas fireplace opens onto patio. Second floor includes another master suite, laundry room, 3 kids rooms and 'secret' bonus rooms for kids play areas. Finished basement and large storage area. Second full basement with workshop and even more storage space!


Directories:

1939 Map:
?erman

1942 Map:
C. Jones

1951/3 Map:
Birdo Marsh

1959-88 Directories:
Birdo & Frances Marsh

1990-91 Direct:
Bruce & Lenore Corey (Sold 1991)

1992-93 Direct:
(moved from 108 Wagon Road)

1994-95 Direct:
Robert & Mary Alice Patterson (Sold 1994)

1996-2009 Directories:
Tim & Louise Fox

2011-15 Directories:
Michael & Beth Andrus