1230 Bates AveCamp Washington, OH 45225
- Received 5/17/2019
City living w/out the city $ in The Camp. Historic row home completely updtd in 2011, incl HVAC, roof, windows, electric and interior finishes. Walk to new Mom n em Coffee, Am Sign Museum, com pool and rec center. Play in the dirt at the community farm! Conv to UC, hospitals and downtown.
Located just six miles from downtown Cincinnati, Camp Washington was the site of muster and drill grounds of the first and second regiments of the Ohio Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War. The “Camp” was also the location of the first Ohio State Fair.
Camp Washington is a manufacturing area and has been the location for over 150 businesses including the Hillshire Farm & Kahn’s Company, Andrew Jergens Company (now KAO Brands), Queen City Sausage, Meyer Tool and Osborne Coinage. It is also home to 1,763 residents who enjoy living in the “Camp”.
The community is a great place for affordable living. There are older, 19th century homes – many which have been rehabbed and updated – nestled among industrial spaces. The community has several organizations to keep its vibrancy and growth headed towards the future: The Camp Washington Community Board specializes in saving and rehabbing homes. Camp Washington Community Council is the forum for residents to share ideas and the Camp Washington Business Association is the group where local businesses network and advocate for the community.
There are a few local places (such as Northside Hardware) to shop for minor needs, but it is best to head into Price Hill or Western Hills for major shopping. Price Hill has local grocers and butchers to frequent as well as miles of retail outlets on Warsaw and Glenway Avenues, including a “super store” branch of a major grocery chain. It is 15 minutes to the Western Hills-Western Woods Shopping complex and Glenway Crossing comprised of some 70 shops, 3 department store branches and branch banking facilities. There is also easy access to Delhi Pike and the excellent shopping facilities offered there
Or, head eastward into Clifton – which is seven minutes away by car – for local shops and restaurants.
Visit the American Sign Museum to gaze at signs created in bygone years. Large and small, these signs were used to advertise local businesses. Or, head over to the Wave Pool: A Contemporary Ary Fullfillment Center with rotating modern art exhibits.
Camp Washington Urban Farm raises livestock and grows vegetables for food the city’s food pantries.
Camp Washington has an outdoor pool and basketball court. Valley Park features play apparatus and swings.
1230 Bates Ave
Camp Washington, OH 45225