Photo from 2003-2004Architectural Survey Cards, Histories, House Highlights

45 College Avenue SE is located in Heritage Hill. It was built in 1877. Past owners include Putman, Enos,Grinnell, Charles L., Steketee, Paul F., Verdier, Leonard D., Shedd, Robert W..


1972 Tour, Walking Tour


This house was built in 1887 by Enos Putman, President of Ball, Barnhart & Putman, wholesale grocers. He was also founder of the Grand Rapids National Bank. (Williard Barnhart married daughter, moved here 1914)

Geographic coordinates are 42.962159°N, 85.656838°WLatitude: 42°57′43.772″N
Longitude: 85°39′24.617″W

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Original data from Heritage Hill Associaton