Columbus

A Sears Corona in Grandview Heights (Columbus)

A Sears Corona in Grandview Heights (Columbus)

In Jan of 2015, I got a few Pinterest recommendations.  One of those was a house in the Columbus area that was said to be a Sears Corona. Since I’m not in the habit of going to Columbus ( hate traffic, don’t know my way around), it wasn’t until Dec of 2015, while Christmas shopping […]

A Wardway Northbrook in Columbus

A Wardway Northbrook in Columbus

I spent this past weekend traveling around my part of the world with two other Sears House Researchers.  Rebecca Hunter from Elgin, Illinois, and Andrew Mutch from Novi, Michigan, both made the drive to meet up with me to hunt for Sears Houses in Ohio. Armed with our lists, a few reference books, snacks, and cold drinks, we […]

Walter Schoby houses in Columbus

Walter Schoby houses in Columbus

I know I said I would share photos of more Sears Houses in Delaware in my next post, but today I got sidetracked. It was another bright sunny February day in Ohio, but chilly, so my husband and I decided to hop in the car and go to the Columbus Home and Garden Show.  I […]

A Sears Ashmore in Columbus

A Sears Ashmore in Columbus

A few weeks ago, a reader, Lynda, contacted me about what she hoped was a Sears Vallonia near her in Columbus.  She sent me the address and some other information, and after checking it out, she was right! As an after thought, she then sent me a second email, with the address for another house […]

A Sears Americus in Columbus

Tracking down Sears Houses in Ohio is a bit of a treasure hunt.  You get a clue to where one was built, and with some luck and persistence, sometimes you can find the house without ever leaving your home office. Such was the case with this Sears Americus built in Columbus in 1926.  Thanks go […]

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