221 Miami Avenue


General Information

No: 221
Street: Miami
Name: N
Family: Kaeser
Historic Plaque: N

Owner Info: Y
Built: 1956
Sec: 23
Sub: Pattison & Iuen
Lot: Irreg 60 Pt 59
Architect: John Rubenkoenig
Cont/Build:

Description: Originally 1 story Contemporary Ranch, slanted or shed roof. Before Fletcher remodeling: 1 story street level, but 2 stories in the back (on the hill). Originally just whole basement but later finished living quarters separate from furnace/work area. 4 bedrooms. Now greatly expanded & 2/3 stories.
Original Use: Parking lot for the Terrace Park Country Club and one golf hole.
Current Use: Residential

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

Changes Details: 1983 - John Walton added a 1 car garage. 2001 - almost total remodeling for Fletchers (Arcanum, architects, Fletcher Construction). 2003 - eliminate one car attached garage (becomes exercise room) - convert car port to enclosed garage. Add free standing garage for one car & workshop. Picket fence & garage heater(Fletcher). 2004 permit for Fletchers to build an outdoor fireplace on top of the existing lower level (Fletcher Homes). Rubenkoenig (& John)


Owners:


Current Owner: Lisbeth A. Kaeser Tr.
Curr Date Fr: 2005
Curr Date To:

Original Owner: Ruth G.
Date Fr: 1956
Date To: 1968

Owner 1: Gail R. Pauly (& Richard)
Date Fr 1: 1968
Date To 1: 1980

Owner 2: Melvin G. & Stephani D. Skybnik
Date Fr 2: 1980
Date To 2: 1982

Owner 3: John L.Walton (& Vee)(see 212 Oxford)
Date Fr 3: 1982
Date To 3: 1984

Owner 4: Rev. Robert D. & Ernestine Banker Gerhard
Date Fr 4: 1984
Date To 4: 1998

Owner 5: Jared A. & Briget B. Davis
Date Fr 5: 1998
Date To 5: 1999

Owner 6: Fletcher Construction, Inc.
Date Fr 6: 1999
Date To 6: 2000

Owner 7: Debra L. & Steven C. Fletcher TRs.
Date Fr 7: 2000
Date To 7: 2005
Date To 10: Terrace Park Country Club land in 1925 (see story 313 Miami)

1975 Owner: Gail R. Pauly. Ir 60, pt 59 PI. Pt Vac Street


Stories

Story 1 : The Rubenkoenigs owned Hilltop Labs in Miamiville. They moved from 607 Wooster Pike to 221 Miami Avenue in 1956. See Story 5 at 607 Wooster Pike. Harry L. Rubenkoenig died December 8, 1966. Ruth Rubenkoenig died in 1971 in Milford - 11/9?
Story 2 : The Reverend Robert D. Gerhard died 9 January 2010, Elden A. Good Funeral Home. He was rector of St. Thomas Church from November 1968 to December 1993.


Directories:

1959-66 Directories:
Harry & Ruth Robenkoenig (Did they move from 607 Wooster?)

1967-68 Direct:
Mrs. Harry (Ruth) Rubenkoenig

1969-78 Directories:
Richard & Gail R. Pauly

1980-82 Directories
Mel & Stephanie Skybnik

1984-97 Directories:
Rev. Robert & Ernestine Gerhard (moved from 203 Cambridge) (Sold 1984)

1998-99 Direct:
Jared & Bridget Davis(Sold 1998) (Sold 1999)

2000-01 Direct:
Steve & Debbie Fletcher

2002-03 Direct:
(also listed as #4 Oxford)

2004-05 Direct:
(Sold 2005)

2006-12 Directories:
Kurt & Liz Kaeser (moved from 808 Elm))