Cincinnati seems to have some of the nicest custom homes and some of the most beautiful neighborhoods and new home developments in the Tri-state area. Well-known suburbs like Montgomery, Mason and Indian Hill tend to get the lion’s share of the attention and press, but one only has to dig a little deeper to find their own slice of real estate heaven. Recent Lucke customers, Jim and Christine Bennett (pictured), found theirs. Welcome to your new home in Camp Dennison.
History of Camp Dennison
If you’re someone who can appreciate the historical significance of your surroundings, you’ll be happy to know that Camp Dennison has its fair share.
According to ohiohistorycentral.org,
“Camp Dennison was a Union Army training camp during the American Civil War. It was located in the town of Germany, Ohio, sixteen miles northeast of Cincinnati… The camp was named for Ohio Governor William Dennison. Camp Dennison was strategically located near Cincinnati, the Ohio and Little Miami Rivers, and the Little Miami Railroad. The rivers and railroad provided quick transportation from various parts of Ohio and surrounding states.”
Nestled between Miamiville and Milford, and just on the outskirts of Indian Hill and Madeira, Camp Dennison has the natural beauty, central location and local attractions to make it the perfect hideaway for your new custom home.
Camp Dennison Attractions and Activities
There are more than enough local attractions and activities near Camp Dennison to keep its residents happy and entertained. Are you the outdoorsy type? Enjoy a scenic hike on the Camp Dennison Nature Trail or spend the day fishing at Grand Valley Preserve or Lake Isabella. Combine your love of history and comfort food by enjoying a meal at Camp Dennison’s famous eatery – The Schoolhouse Restaurant & General Store. This Civil War-era schoolhouse was one of the first 2 room, 2 story brick schools built in the Midwest (theschoolhousecincinnati.com/about). And good luck deciding between their all-American meals like fried chicken, country fried steak, meatloaf, BBQ ribs and salmon.
Camp Dennison Report Card – Niche.com
Niche.com is a helpful tool for any prospective home buyer looking to build in the Greater Cincinnati area. Niche gives virtually any city or suburb a “report card” based on factors like school system excellence and local crime reports. According to Niche, Camp Dennison received the following “grades”:
Public Schools: A
Good for Families: A+
Cost of Living: B+
Outdoor Activities: A-
Residents really seem to love the community’s suburban feel and friendly vibe. Does Camp Dennison sound like the perfect place to build your new custom home?