South Bend

Northern Regional Office

Helping neighbors save buildings and other places that matter in Cass, DeKalb, Elkhart, Fulton, Kosciusko, LaGrange, La Porte, Marshall, Noble, Pulaski, St. Joseph, Starke, Steuben, and Whitley counties.

Kizer House, South Bend
Stephen and Ed Ziegler purchased South Bend's Kizer House from Indiana Landmarks in March 2022, with plans to adapt the interior for mixed-use development.
Office Details
801 West Washington St. (corner of West Washington and Charles Martin Sr. Drive/Chapin Street) South Bend, IN 46601 574-232-4534 north@indianalandmarks.org
Staff
Todd Zeiger, Director tzeiger@indianalandmarks.org Debra Parcell, Community Preservation Specialist dparcell@indianalandmarks.org

Where We're Located

For the last decade, our Northern Regional Office has operated out of the historic Kizer House in South Bend, the most recent example of the serial restoration we’ve practiced in the city for more than 30 years.

In 2012, we began rehabilitating the Kizer House, using funds from the sale of our previous northern office, the Remedy Building, to undertake complete exterior restoration of the c.1888 house, garage, and grounds. Today, the Kizer House is on the market.

Our investment in the property will give the next buyer a head start on rehabilitating one of South Bend’s most prominent landmarks, and proceeds from the sale will help fuel Indiana Landmarks’ ongoing preservation work in the city and surrounding region.

The Northern Regional Office serves 14 counties, working with individuals and groups to save historic places and offering restoration advice.

Recent News
Sacred Places Indiana receives $10 million grant from Lilly Endowment
Press Releases, Sacred Places

Money will expand work to preserve historic churches and support congregations

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Kizer House, South Bend
Recruiting buyers for historic properties
News

Indiana Landmarks employs direct approach to save meaningful places.

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Upcoming Events
Saturday, February 11, 2023
Historic Masonry Workshop – La Porte

Hands-on workshop demonstrates how to identify and address common maintenance issues in historic masonry.

Scott-Rumley House, 211 Rose Street, La Porte, IN
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