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1928 French Normandy – Wauwatosa, WI – $599,900

6478 Upper Pkwy N, Wauwatosa, WI 53213 - Sold*

Exquisite French Lannon stone home with old-world charm & superior craftsmanship. Newly refinished HWFs throughout, lead glass windows, detailed plaster crown moldings. Shonbeck crystal chandeliers & lighting fixtures. Kitchen with Mirage cherry floors, granite countertops, SS appliances, breakfast nook/ butlers pantry. FDR with beamed ceiling adjoins cozy sunroom with French patio doors. Sunken Great Room with Palladian window, stained glass accents & wrought iron, stone GFP with finely tooled oak mantel.

4 Beds // 2 Baths // 3247 Sqft

07/09/2014 // 7 Comments

1938 French Normandy – Alameda, CA – $749,000

2431 Roosevelt Dr, Alameda, CA 94501 - Sold*

Enchanting Story Book Tudor Revival with magnificent high beamed cathedral ceiling and half timbering details. Ornate metal and woodwork well integrated into design. Refinished hardwood floors, 2 large bedrooms. Brick driveway leads to the cozy backyard patio. Truly unique!

2 Beds // 2 Baths // 1499 Sqft

05/17/2014 // 5 Comments

1927 French Normandy – Berkeley, CA – $817,000

2333 Rose St, Berkeley, CA 94708 - Sold*

Designed and built in 1927 by pioneering developer and architect William G. Needham as his personal residence, this gorgeous and unique Tudor revival style home served as both calling card and showcase of his skill and craftsmanship. Needham & Needham, with offices on Shattuck Ave, was instrumental in the early development of Berkeley from roughly 1907 on. A number of historic building of his design still stand, most notably the Needham- Obata building at 2525 Telegraph Avenue. Owned by the same family since 1966, this one of a kind home is now available for the first time in over 48 years. Spectacular, personal, eccentric, and lovely, this special home awaits a new owner with the vision to restore, renovate, and revive this amazing property. Close inspection reveals a rich selection of original detail, including custom doors and door latches, wrought iron work, banisters, rustic stone work, half timbering, and much more. From the rough hewn beams,original sconces, tile work, curved plaster walls, the unique garage, the "shower closets fireplaces, built ins, and more, each detail of the home seems custom designed. Family legend says that the front steps are made with flagstones repurposed from the original pavers of Shattuck Avenue. 4 + bedroomscharming finished attic with working 1/4 bathNumerous en suite showers and bathsStudio apartment/au pair/office with separate entrance. Large private yeardUnusually situated triangular lot, affording a unique sense of privacy and separation from neighborsLovely bay viewscountless irreplaceable and unique details, including sconces, bannisters, and windows Two stone fireplacesOne of North Berkeley's most coveted and convenient locations

4 Beds // 3 Baths // 2105 Sqft

03/06/2014 // 8 Comments

1930 French Normandy – Santa Clarita, CA – $1,349,999

23031 8th St, Santa Clarita, CA 91321 - Sold*

This is your opportunity to own a buildable 6 acres of "Old time Hollywood" history in the desirable area of Happy Valley in Newhall. This unique and enchanting home was built in the 1930's by a man whom William S. Hart considered to be the greatest comedian of them all. During its construction there was very meticulous attention to detail given, imitating a French Norman style. Transport yourself to the French countryside as you walk the grounds of this home from the fairytale like main house, over to the pool house and on up to the hillside garden terrace to overlook spectacular views of rolling hills. This enchanting home is down the hill from William S. Hart's mansion and is ready for someone to come in and transform it back to its original splendor. Lot square ftg to include APN's 2830-011-005, 2830-020-012 and 2830-020-021. For a more detailed description of this entire home and all its features, please contact listing agent.

4 Beds // 5 Baths // 3605 Sqft

10/10/2013 // 10 Comments

1934 French Normandy – Harrison, NY – $1,495,000

92 Taylor Ln, Harrison, NY 10528 - Sold*

Majestic Storybook Tudor on 1.3 acres with pool on prime street in desirable Sterling Ridge. Incredible character, craftsmanship and curb appeal plus grand sized rooms and recent modernization including renovated baths, updated kitchen and beautiful pool. A very stately and special home in a wonderful location.

5 Beds // 3.5 Baths // 5362 Sqft

05/15/2013 // 8 Comments

1917 French Normandy – Wayne, PA

920 Eagle Rd, Wayne, PA 19087 - Sold*

Situated in the heart of Wayne adjacent to the VF Military Academy is this historical French ~~~Tower House~~~ which was once used as a dormitory for The Academy. Originally built in 1921, this magnificent home has numerous architecturally designed archways, custom stained glass windows, brick walkways and beautiful gardens. Two-story entry w/ spiral staircase, custom stained glass windows, slate floor and curved walls and archways. Formal LR w/ 9~~~ ceiling, fireplace trimmed in stainless steel and a black slate hearth. Three sets of French doors opening to a Greenhouse/Sun Porch addition w/ a black slate flagstone floor & views of the gardens. The formal DR boasts mahogany paneling, chair rail molding & hardwood floors. Eat-in Kit awaits your personal renovation. 2nd Fl: FR overlooking LR, Master Bedroom Suite, Library/Guest Bedroom and Hall Bathroom. 3rd Fl: Dramatic Library with a magnificent teak, cherry, elm and mahogany custom sun-burst wood ceiling with recessed lighting, Guest Bedroom & Bath.…More

3 Beds // 3.5 Baths // 2652 Sqft

08/01/2011 // 2 Comments