THIS OLD HOUSE (PHOENIX)

THIS OLD HOUSE (PHOENIX)

Cool houses with a past.
1924 Clinker Brick Cottage
1002 E Pasadena I always stop by this cute little house when I go to Oregano's on Camelback — it's just north of the restaurant...
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1936 The Miracle House
306 W. Lewis   The New Deal was President Roosevelt's response to the Great Depression. It created a number of reforms and new administrative departments...
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1928 The Indian House
2040 Encanto Drive SE   When land developer, Dwight Heard, started work on his new high-end community, Encanto, he envisioned it to be the “Bel...
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1928 The Joe Barta House
1801 PALMCROFT DRIVE NE   This is one of the most creative houses in Encanto-Palmcroft! It was built in 1928 for Joe Barta, owner of...
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1929 Cotswold Revival
509 W. Holly   From 1900 to the 1930s, period revival styles were popular all over the US and especially in Phoenix. Our historic neighborhoods...
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1928 Idylwilde Park
  This post is not so much about a particular house, but more about an unusual subdivision here in Phoenix, bounded by Fairmount and Weldon...
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1930 The Baker House
301 W. ALMERIA, PHOENIX   The Bert J. Freidman/A. B. Baker House is also known as the "Rabbi's" house by its neighbors in the Willo...
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1930 Mod Bungalow
  817 N. 9TH AVENUE, PHOENIX Sometimes I come across a house that just blows me away for its funky-cool DIY renovation. Such is the...
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1928 Spanish Colonial Revival
1001 E OCOTILLO RD.   Update: I have recently learned from the home's owner that this home was not part of the Pope Lime Company...
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URGENT ALERT! 1909 Knipe House
I am still under the weather (but getting better) and I came across an article by Anna Chryssovergis from the AZ Republic about the Historic...
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1950 David and Gladys Wright House
I am a little under the weather right now, so I thought I would share a great article by Nora Burba Trulsson from Houzz on...
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1938 Little House, Big Surprise!
93 W LEWIS, PHOENIX This humble red-brick ranch home in the Willo neighborhood holds an amazing secret — a block of wood with the names...
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1931 The Nathan Diamond House
2220 N 9TH AVE, PHOENIX Nathan Diamond was a Polish immigrant and the founder — with his brother Issac — of Diamond's department store in...
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1920 The Salim Ackel House
94 E MONTE VISTA, PHOENIX Salim Ackel was a Syrian immigrant, businessman and local mover and shaker. He arrived in the valley in 1892 where...
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1870 The Duppa Homestead
115 W SHERMAN, PHOENIX This dilapidated old adobe building is said to be the oldest standing structure in the City of Phoenix. It sits, rotting,...
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1926 Spanish Farmhouse
2241 E WHITTON, PHOENIX Once in awhile I stumble upon a hidden gem that is a testament to our agricultural heritage. This is an example...
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1930 Adobe Spanish Colonial Revival
58 W WILSHIRE, PHOENIX I love this house because of that window! You should see it at night with a 10ft Christmas tree — stunning....
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