SELLWOOD DISTRICT — SOUTHEAST ~ Portland, Oregon ~ The historic Sellwood neighborhood was once an independent town and still has a lot of it original character. The residential areas are comprised of mostly Victorian Period homes.
The Philip Buehner House at 5511 Southeast Hawthorne Street in Portland, Oregon, United States, is listed on the US National Register of Historic Places (NRHP). It is today a central building on a seminary campus.
Southeast Portland is known for having a lot of neighborhood commercial districts, tucked away inside residential areas. These districts are full of hidden treasures, if you can find them. One new destination worth seeking out is Either/Or, a brand new coffee shop in Sellwood. Either/Or takes up a few square feet in the Old Sellwood Square, a small commercial center on Southeast 13th Avenue, two blocks south of Tacoma.
Francis Ermatinger House is the oldest house in Clackamas County and is the site of the coin toss that named Portland, Oregon. Victorian clothing sewing workshops featured and other educational presentations of the era are offered. Living history talks with tea.