Edward J. Heimbach House, 64 Delos Street West, Saint Paul, Minnesota

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Edward J. Heimbach House

2007
2007
Address: 64 Delos Street W
Neighborhood/s: West Side, Saint Paul, Minnesota
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State/province
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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State/province:
Ramsey County, Minnesota
State/province: Minnesota
Country: United States
Year built: 1885
Primary Style: Victorian
Secondary Style: Italianate
Material of Exterior Wall Covering: Brick
Material of Foundation: Limestone
First Owner: Edward J. Heimbach

West Side Saint Paul Ramsey

Edward J. Heimbach House, 64 Delos Street West, Saint Paul, Minnesota
(44.933965° N, 93.088135° WLatitude: 44°56′2.274″N
Longitude: 93°5′17.286″W
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According to the Ramsey County Historical Survey, "This brick house is a fine example of Victorian, Italianate, and Eastlake design on a smaller scale. It is basically unchanged since its construction and retains, at rear, a carriage barn of the same period. The house is the best preserved and most intact example of these houses associated with the brewery entrepreneurs on the West Side."

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History

This house was built about 1885 for Edward H. Heimbach, a boot and shoe retailer. Heimbach, whose father was a West Side German immigrant brick mason, married Elizabeth Brueggemann in 1883. Local tradition maintains that Martin Brueggemann built the elaborate brick home for his daughter. Martin Brueggemann established the second brewery in Saint Paul.

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Notes

    Ramsey County Historical Society, Inventory forms for Historic Sites Survey of St. Paul and Ramsey County, 1980-1983

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