Ardsley Heights is part of Bella Vista Park and is now considered part of Ivy Hill. The streets of Ardsley Heights are Park Blvd, East 28th Street, Bay View Avenue, Lake View Avenue Elliot Street, and East 34th Street.
Ardsley Heights went on sale in October 1912 by the Realty Syndicate.
- Adjoining F.M. Smith’s home
- Directly across from the Home Club
- Twelve Minutes by car from Broadway
The above photo shows the house at 1011 Bay View Ave. It was built in 1915.
The above photo shows the house at 985 Bay View Avenue –
View from Ardsley Heights
Showing the Home Club (later the German Pioneer Home) and the Smith Cottages (Home for Friendless Girls). The German Pioneer Home was demolished to make room for Oakland High School.
More on Home Club
- Dedication of Home Club – SF Call Mar 25, 1904
I couldn’t find much more on Ardsley Heights.
Updated Jan 19, 2020