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Culver , Marshall, Indiana

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894 East Shore Dr

Peru Club - Peeples Point
1835 - Indian Reservations Villages of Nees-waugh-gee & Quash-Qua

1876 - J. C. Miles [John C. Miles] - 158A

1878-1879 - The Peru Club was organized

1922 - Lot 9 - 1922 - Lilla E. Ketchum - a part of the Peru Club

1927 - Jul 27 - Norman Perry Purchases Ketcham Lake Property
    Mr. Norman Perry of Indianapolis, has purchased the Mrss Betty Ketcham property on the East SIde of the lake. This property has a 176 foot frontage. Mr. Perry is a son of Mrs. C. C. Perry, will known summer resident.

    It is planned to either remodel the house or else rebuild. Work will probably start at once in making this another one of the beautiful cottages that mark the east side

    The property has been in the Ketcham family for about fifty years (1877) and for several years has been... [note rest is missing next line is also "years and for several years has been"]


This is an elaborate Spanish Colonial Revival style house built and completed in 1929 which occupies a large property in the north part of the historic district. The house is two-and-a-half stories high, has stucco walls, and a pantile roof. Arched window openings on the first floor suggest an arcade. Upper story windows are in tall, rectangular openings. Windows themselves are wood casement. Other elements include iron balconets and tiled walkways.

The Perry House occupies the property known as Peeples Point, which affords a sweeping view of the lake at one of the highest points of its shore.

Although few survive today, landscape architect Jens Jensen designed numerous other private estates in Indiana including the estate of Norman Perry {Culver }. Found on the Riverdale Project

1979 - Mrs. Norman Perry
1981-2006 - Mrs. C. Perry (Gerd J.) Griffith
? - May 1988 - C. Charles Perry Jr. Etal,
May 1988 - Dec 2003 - C. Perry Griffith, Jr Etal in Cap. Management
Dec 2003 - 2012, Oct. - Charles Perry Griffith, Jr & KORTEPET Investors Lp
    Burns/Griffith Cottage
2012, oct. Charles Perry Griffith, Jr 1/2 & KRP HOLDINGS LLC 1/2 2012, Oct.-2015 - Gre Investors LLC 1/2 & Krp Holdings LLC 1/2

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