DATE: 1910 (Renovation)
ORIGINAL OWNER: Katie E. Hoopes
Original Queen Anne style; front half of house is now demolished. In 1910 Brockie and Hastings
designed this renovation for M. J. Wright, called "Tolethorpe." On the 1899 atlas, plate 19,
the original foot print is an oblique angle shape, and owned by Katie E. Hoopes. The Borie lists
the sites for as "The Owen's, John McCloskey next door, Nelson Buckley, and John Mason." The 1929
CH Telephone Directory lists John McCloskey at 8720 Germantown Avenue and E. Nelson Buckley at
5 E. Chestnut Hill Avenue. In 1903 R. Nelson Buckley is "Erdenheim," Stenton Avenue.