List of Oakland Designated Landmarks

Summary

Oakland, California began a program of designating the city's historic landmarks and properties starting in 1973.[1] Many of the properties have also received recognition at the federal level by inclusion on the National Register of Historic Places or by designation as National Historic Landmarks.[2]

Oakland Designated Landmarks

#[a] Name Image Address Date Description
1 Western Pacific Depot Oakland 3rd Street station, November 2017.jpg 3rd & Washington Streets July 9, 1974
2 Camron-Stanford House Camron Stanford House.jpg 1426 Lakeside Drive January 7, 1975
3 Heinold's First and Last Chance Saloon Heinolds First and Last Chance 1960.jpg 90 Jack London Square January 7, 1975
4 Tower to General John C. Fremont Joaquin Miller Park January 7, 1975
5 Joaquin Miller Abbey Joaquin Miller House (Oakland, CA).JPG Joaquin Miller Park January 7, 1975
6 J. Mora Moss House Moss mansion.jpg Mosswood Park January 7, 1975
7 Governor George C. Pardee House NRHP-Ref 76000476 02.jpg 672 11th Street January 7, 1975
8 Alfred H. Cohen House Alfred H. Cohen House (Oakland, CA).JPG 1440 29th Avenue January 7, 1975
9 Paramount Theater Paramount.jpg 2025 Broadway January 7, 1975
10 Antonio Maria Peralta House Antonio Maria Peralta House (Oakland, CA).JPG 2465 34th Avenue August 5, 1975
11 Adobe Headquarters Site, Rancho San Antonio 2465-2501-2511 34th Avenue August 5, 1975
12 Treadwell Hall, California College of Arts and Crafts Treadwell Mansion (Oakland, CA).JPG 5212 Broadway August 5, 1975
13 First Unitarian Church NRHP-Ref 77000284 04.jpg 685 14th Street August 5, 1975
14 Frederick B. Ginn House 660 13th Street August 5, 1975
15 Tribune Tower Downtown Oakland Historic District-6.jpg 409-415 13th Street May 4, 1976
16 Herbert Hoover House 1079 12th Street October 5, 1976
17 Jack London House 1914 Foothill Blvd. March 8, 1977
18 Young Women's Christian Assoc. (YWCA) Oakland YWCA (Oakland, CA).JPG 1515 Webster Street May 24, 1977
19 Lakeshore Highlands Portals Trestle Glen Road & Longridge Road November 15, 1977
20 Greek Orthodox Church of the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church of the Assumption (Oakland, CA).JPG Original Location: 920 Brush Street

New Location: 950 Castro Street

November 29, 1977
21 Quinn House Original Location: 1425 Castro Street

New Location: 1004-06 16th Street

March 21, 1978
22 Arbor Villa Palm Trees West side of 9th Avenue from E. 24th to E. 28th Streets, along Bayview Avenue and Park Blvd. to 9th Avenue March 21, 1978
23 Fox Theatre Fox Oakland Theatre.jpg 1807-1829 Telegraph Avenue March 28, 1978
24 California Cotton Mills Company Factory Hdr 00074 0 1.jpg 1091 Calcot Place February 20, 1979
25 Maclise Drug Store Building 1633 San Pablo Avenue February 20, 1979
26 Locke House Locke House (Oakland, CA).JPG 3911 Harrison Street April 3, 1979
27 Oakland Municipal Auditorium / Henry J. Kaiser Center Oakland Civic Auditorium circa 1917 (kt7199q9d0-z122).jpg 10 Tenth Street April 3, 1979
28 Oakland City Hall Oakland City Hall.jpg 1 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza June 19, 1979
29 St. Augustine's / Old Trinity Church Trinity Church (Oakland, CA).JPG 29th Street & Telegraph Avenue December 4, 1979
30 Earl Warren House Earl Warren House (Clausen House), Oakland, CA.jpg 88 Vernon Street December 4, 1979
31 Oakland Hotel Oakland Hotel (Oakland, CA).JPG 13th St., Harrison St., 14th & Alice Streets December 18, 1979
32 Caldecott Tunnel Western portals of the Caldecott Tunnel, May 2019.JPG Highway 24 January 22, 1980
33 North Field Metropolitan Oakland International Airport February 5, 1980
34 Montclair Fire House 6226 Moraga Avenue March 18, 1980
35 Brooklyn Fire House 1235 International Boulevard April 8, 1980
36 Point Oakland Fire House 1681 8th Street May 27, 1980
37 Dunsmuir House and Carriage House Dunsmuir-house.jpg The Dunsmuir-Hellman Historic Estate

2960 Peralta Oaks Court

May 27, 1980
38 Leona Park Old Survivor Redwood Tree
39 Lake Merritt Lake Merritt Oakland California.jpg Lake Merritt July 8, 1980
40 Leimert Bridge Leimert Bridge.jpg Leimert Blvd. between Park Blvd. & Clemens Road Sept. 30, 1980
41 Glenview Branch Library 4231 Park Boulevard Sept. 30, 1980

February 25, 1997

42 Asa White House White Mansion (Oakland, CA).JPG 604 East 17th Street November 4, 1980
43 Carnegie Libraries:

(a) Golden Gate Branch
(b) Melrose Branch
(c) Temescal Branch
(d) 23rd Avenue Branch

Oakland Public Library Golden Gate Branch 2009.jpgOakland Free Library-Melrose Branch (Oakland, CA).JPGOakland Free Library-Alden Branch (Oakland, CA).JPGOakland Free Library-23rd Ave. Branch (Oakland, CA).JPG (a) 5606 San Pablo Avenue

(b) 4805 Foothill Blvd.
(c) 5205 Telegraph Avenue
(d) 1441 Miller Avenue

November 4, 1980
44 King's Daughters Home King's Daughters Home, Oakland CA.jpg 3900 Broadway November 4, 1980
45 Morcom Rose Garden Morcom rose garden.jpg Oakland-Piedmont line between Oakland Avenue and Jean Street November 4, 1980
46 Second Church of Christ Scientist Parks Chapel A.M.E. Church Parks Chapel A.M.E. Church, Oakland, CA.jpg 476 34th Street February 24, 1981
47 James White House Original Location: 702 11th Street

Present Location: Preservation Park

April 14, 1981
48 Charles S. Greene Library / African American Museum and Library at Oakland Oakland Public Library (Oakland, CA).JPG 659 14th Street April 14, 1981
49 Southern Pacific Mole Oakland Long Wharf aerial.jpg 7th Street April 14, 1981
50 John C. McMullen House 2748 Grande Vista Avenue May 5, 1981
51 George McCrea House and Indian Campground McCrea House (Oakland, CA).JPG Holy Names College Campus

3500 Mountain Blvd.

May 5, 1981
52 Grand Lake Theater and Roof Sign Grand Lake Theater Oakland.jpg 3200 Grand Avenue July 14, 1981
53 Dr. William Bamford House 1235-9 East 15th Street November 17, 1981
54 James Presho House 1806 10th Avenue November 17, 1981
55 Seymour C. Davisson House 1527 Union Street November 17, 1981
56 DeFremery House 1651 Adeline Street November 17, 1981
57 Capt. Henry E. Nichols House 2304 9th Avenue December 3, 1981
58 Williams Block 1148-1156 East 12th Street July 20, 1982
59 Central Block 1102-1118 East 12th Street July 20, 1982
60 Portland Hotel - Henry House 470-482 9th Street November 9, 1982
61 Dunn Block Dunns Block (Oakland, CA).JPG 721-725 Washington Street November 9, 1982
62 Peniel Mission (Oriental Block) 716-724 Washington Street November 9, 1982
63 Victor H. Metcalf House Original Location: 245 Perkins Street

Present Location:750 14th Street

64 LaSalle Hotel Building 491-497 9th Street November 9, 1982
65 Central Pacific Railroad Depot (Mi Rancho) Oakland 7th Street station, November 2017.jpg 464-468 7th Street November 9, 1982
66 Bowman B. Brown's Building & Annex 727-73 Washington Street, 509-513 8th Street November 9, 1982
67 Hume-Wilcutt House 918 18th Street February 15, 1983
68 Wilcox Block & Annex (Gladstone) 821-833 Broadway, 459-475 9th Street April 12, 1983
69 Delger Block 901-933 Broadway April 12, 1983
70 Cathedral Building Federal Realty Building (Oakland, CA) 2.JPG 1615 Broadway April 12, 1983
71 Holland-Canning House 954 16th Street
72 Reed-Henshaw House 974 16th Street July 12, 1983
73 Campbell House 1014 16th Street July 12, 1983
74 Gladding-Chickering House 970 16th Street July 12, 1983
75 Cattaneo Block (Buon Gusto Bakery) 5006-5010 Telegraph Avenue September 6, 1983
76 Lloyd Hotel 477-487 9th Street November 8, 1983
77 Arlington Hotel 484-494 9th Street November 8, 1983
78 Gooch Block (Ratto's International Grocery) 817-829 Washington Street
79 Jefferson Square 6th Street, 7th Street December 20, 1983
80 Lincoln Square (Oakland Square) 10th St., 11th St., Harrison St., Alice St. December 20, 1983
81 Southern Pacific Railroad Station Oaklandstation2007.JPG 16th and Wood Streets January 31, 1984
82 1100 Broadway Building Security Bank & Trust Co Building (Oakland, CA).JPG 1100 Broadway January 31, 1984 Key System Building
83 Church of St. James the Apostle & Parish Hall St james apostle oakland.JPG 1540 12th Avenue May 29, 1984
84 Brooklyn Presbyterian Church & Parish Hall 1433 12th Avenue June 26, 1984
85 Asian Resource Center 8th and Harrison Streets October 16, 1984
86 Latham Square Fountain 15th Street and Telegraph Avenue October 16, 1984
87 St. Joseph's Home for the Aged & Professional Center St. Joseph's Home for the Aged.jpg 2647 International Boulevard November 13, 1984
88 Howden Building 325-43 17th Street November 13, 1984
89 Financial Center Building 405 14th Street November 13, 1984
90 Lafayette Square 10th Street, 11th Street, Jefferson Street & Martin Luther King Jr. Way January 8, 1985
91 Mary R. Smith Trust Cottages: Initial Cottage 23-27 Home Place West April 23, 1985
92 Mary R. Smith Trust Cottages: Grace Cottage 1101-5 McKinley April 23, 1985
93 Mary R. Smith Trust Cottages: Evelyn Cottage 3001 Park Boulevard April 23, 1985
94 Mary R. Smith Trust Cottages: The Lodge April 23, 1985
95 USS Potomac Uss-potomac-at-oakland.jpg 1660 Embarcadero April 23, 1985
96 Civic Center Post Office Main Post Office (Oakland, CA).JPG 201 13th Street April 23, 1985
97 Necklace of Lights Lakemerritlights02192006.JPG Lake Merritt May 3, 1985
98 Oakland Iron Works / United Iron Works 2nd Street at Jefferson Street July 16, 1985
99 Oakland Technical High School Oakland Technical High.jpg 4500 Broadway July 23, 1985
100 Oakland Title Insurance Building 1449-1459 Franklin St./ 401-07 15th Street July 30, 1985
101 White Building 327-349 15th Street/1464-1466 Webster Street November 12, 1985
102 Roos Brothers Building 1500-20 Broadway/448 15th Street July 8, 1986
103 Chryst House 1600 Fernwood Drive July 8, 1986
104 Attached residences at 3034-3040 Richmond Blvd. 3034-3040 Richmond Blvd. July 8, 1986
105 Tower House 1937 8th Avenue July 15, 1986
106 Leamington Hotel Building & Annex Hotel Leamington, Oakland, Calif (74120).jpg 1800-26 Franklin Street/365-89 19th Street April 7, 1987
107 Western Market Building 1483-87 8th Street/782 Chester Street June 19, 1987
108 Fricke Building 565-7 11th Street January 19, 1988

July 19, 1988

109 Wetmore House Group 571, 573-5-7 and 583 11th Street January 19, 1988

July 19, 1988

110 Posey Tube Portal 415 Harrison Street June 23, 1992
111 Ellen Kenna House 1218 East 21st Street June 23, 1992
112 Lake Merritt Hotel 1800 Madison Street June 23, 1992
113 Palace Apartments (Alison Apartments) 1560 Alice Street June 23, 1992
114 Modern Safeway Stores Office & Warehouse Building 5701-5759 International Boulevard March 9, 1993
115 Oakland Chinese Presbyterian Church & Annex 265-73 8th Street May 3, 1994
116 St. Paul's Episcopal Church 114 Montecito Avenue May 24, 1994
117 University High School / North Oakland Senior Center University High School (Oakland, CA).jpg 5714 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
118 Temple Sinai Temple Sinai First Hebrew Congregation of Oakland2.JPG 362 28th Street December 13, 1994
119 Oakland Museum of California Sign outside the Oakland Museum of California.jpg 1000 Oak Street February 7, 1995
120 Borax Smith's Red House 817 East 24th Street June 6, 1995
121 Alameda County Title Insurance Co. Building (Holland Building, Everis Building) 380-98 14th Street/1400-04 Franklin Street June 6, 1995
122 Joe & Rose Shoong House 385 Bellevue Avenue December 5, 1995
123 Charles & Lucretia Bates House 399 Bellevue Avenue December 5, 1995
124 John & Anna McElroy House 401 Lee Street December 5, 1995
125 Fire Station #10 172 Santa Clara Avenue December 5, 1995 including certain interior features
126 Our Savior Danish Lutheran Church (Seventh Avenue Missionary Baptist Church) 1740 7th Avenue January 23, 1996
127 Oakland Laundry Company / Calou's Linen Service 730-29th Street January 23, 1996
128 Walter "Brownie" McGhee House 688 43rd Street December 3, 1996
129 Chapel of the Chimes Oakland-columbarium-s.jpg 4499 Piedmont Avenue March 30, 1999
130 American Bag Company / Union Hide Company American Bag Co.-4.jpg 299 3rd Street March 30, 1999
131 Cox Cadillac - Whole Foods 216-30 Bay Place/2500-42 Harrison Street
132 The Rotunda 300 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
133 Claremont Hotel Claremonthotel03192006.JPG 41 Tunnel Road
134 New St. Paul's Missionary Baptist Church (St. Paul's Swedish Lutheran Church) 1011 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
135 Victorian Legal Center, Law Offices of Warren B. Wilson (Mason-Elsey-Wilson House) 653 11th Street May 18, 2004
136 Samm/Dalton/Cooper House and Corner Store 1450 - 1454 8th Street May 18, 2004
137 Broadway Building, First National Bank and Lionel Wilson Building 150 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza June 7, 2005
138 Malonga Casquelourd Center for the Arts (Women's City Club, Alice Arts Center) 1428 Alice Street June 7, 2005
139 Municipal Boathouse (High Pressure Pumping Station #1) Lake Chalet, Oakland, CA.jpg 1520 Lakeside Drive June 7, 2005
140 St. Andrew Missionary Baptist Church (St. Augustine's Mission) 2624 West Street June 7, 2005
141 Studio One Arts Center (Ladies Relief Society Children's Home) Ladies' Relief Society Children's Home (Oakland, CA).JPG 365 45th Street January 6, 2009
142 The Altenheim Senior Housing Altenheim (Oakland, CA).JPG 1720 MacArthur Blvd. January 6, 2009
143 Buddhist Church of Oakland 825 Jackson Street
144 Morse House 5654 Margarido Drive
145 Shorey House 1782 8th Street

Preservation Districts

#[a] Name Image Boundaries Date Description
1 Preservation Park ThorntonHouse.jpg 11th - 14th Streets

Castro - Jefferson - Martin Luther King Jr. Way

August 12, 1975
2 Victorian Row (Old Oakland) Oldoakland02262006.JPG 7th - 10th Streets

Broadway - Clay Street

April 13, 1976
3 Preservation Park Extension 10th - 13th Streets

Castro - Jefferson - Martin Luther King Jr. Way

April 17, 1979
4 Downtown Brooklyn-Clinton North side of E.12th St. between 11th & 12th Avenues July 20, 1982
5 10th Avenue Historic District 1900 - 2100 blocks of 10th Avenue (portions) May 3, 1988
6 Bellevue Staten Apartment District Bellevue-Staten Building in Oakland, California.jpg Portions of Bellevue, Elita & Staten Avenues adjoining Lakeside Park January 14, 1997
7 Oak Center Historic District Brush & Union Streets / 10th - 18th/20th Streets July 15, 2003
8 Sheffield Village Historic District Sheffield Village, Oakland, CA, USA - panoramio.jpg Roxbury, Marlow, Middleton, Covington, Brookfield, Danbury & 1810 - 1848 Foothill Boulevard May 17, 2005
9 7th Street Commercial District 1600 - 1642 7th Street May 17, 2005

Heritage properties

#[a] Description District Date Description
1 1815 Leimert Boulevard 4 2007
2 2302 17th Avenue 2 2008
3 Shorey House

1782 8th Street

3 2008
4 Fairlawn Hotel

2375 Fruitvale Avenue

5 2008
5 227 John Street 1 2008
6 Murdock House

3070 Richmond Boulevard

3 2008
7 Oakland Consolidated Street Railway Car Barn

4629 Martin Luther King Jr. Way

1 2008
8 609-611 22nd Street 3 2008
9 Matteson House

2708 Sunset Avenue

5 2008
10 2429 13th Avenue 2 2008
11 5514 Picardy Drive 6 2008
12 2451 Havenscourt Boulevard 6 2008
13 614 Haddon Road 2 2008
14 West Oakland Library

712-716 Peralta Street

3 2009
15 1676 12th Street 3 2009
16 3415-3417 Martin Luther King Jr. Way 3 2009
17 1717 16th Avenue 2 2009
18 460 West MacArthur Boulevard 1 2009
19 Pacific Furniture Fiber – Prevention Institute

221 Oak Street

2010
20 2801 Harrison Street 3 2010
21 1081 53rd Street 1 2010
22 1926 Martin Luther King Jr. Way 3 2010
23 2651 22nd Avenue 2 2010
24 850 Trestle Glen Road 2 2011
25 3627 Majestic Avenue 6
26 3635 Majestic Avenue 6
27 1550 5th Avenue 2
28 818 Trestle Glen Road 2
29 3054 Richmond Boulevard 3
30 851 Trestle Glen Road 2
31 80 9th Street 2
32 619 15th Street 3
33 856 Trestle Glen Road 2
34 51 8th Street 2
35 339 Palm Avenue
36 319 Henry Street 3
37 334 Newton Avenue 2
38 1902 Myrtle Street 3
39 523 41st Street 1
40 1824 Myrtle Street 3
41 1733 10th Street 3
42 The Alley 3325 Grand Avenue 2
43 836 Trestle Glen Road 2
44 3130 Union Street 3
45 363 Cleveland Street 2

See also

Notes

  1. ^ a b c Numbers are as identified per ordinance. Blue colors represent designations as National Historic Landmarks and listing on the National Register of Historic Places; yellow represents sites that are Oakland Designated Landmarks. No color represents demolished monuments.

References

  1. ^ "Designating Landmarks and Preservation Districts". City of Oakland. Retrieved 2 June 2020.
  2. ^ "Designated Landmarks". City of Oakland. Retrieved 2 June 2020.