Category: Historic Homes

Historic houses, Landmark homes, Homes on the National Register of Historic homes as featured in my series about Historic homes.

The Last Home Frank Lloyd Wright Designed is For Sale

THE LAST HOME FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT DESIGNED The last home Frank Lloyd Wright designed is in Phoenix, Arizona and on the market for 3.6 million. All of his homes have names. I’ve featured several of them like the Hunt House and the Gridley Residence. The final home Frank Lloyd designed is named …

Red Cape Cod in Falmouth MA

 RED CAPE COD IN A LOVELY SETTING A lovely 1920s red cape cod in Falmouth MA is a Bed and Breakfast, but it can just be all yours to call home with no guests too. Yes, I’d just want it all to myself. The main features are: “The main house …

Historic Home Named Tabula Rasa in New Jersey

HISTORIC TABULA RASA A Historic home named Tabula Rasa in Moorestown New Jersey that town folks call “the stateliest, most exquisite and most well constructed” home. Looking at this house today, I can’t believe it was saved from demolition. Not only that it was moved, renovated and enlarged and is …

Catalpa House in New York For Sale

CATALPA HOUSE Catalpa House is an 1806 historic gem in Rensselaerville, NY. The whole town of Rensselaerville is a perfectly preserved 1800s village popular with artists, journalist, photographers and chefs. Catalpa House even has its own website, blog and Facebook Page. For sale, the house is listed as a spacious …

Queen Anne in Iowa For Sale is the Banta House

QUEEN ANNE IN IOWA I didn’t litterally slam on the brakes for this Queen Anne in Iowa, but if I was there I would! I like how colorful it is and all the ornamentations. Prominently known as the Banta House, it is on the National & State Register of Historic …

Queen Anne House in Illinois For Sale is Heavenly

Lovely Queen Anne House This Queen Anne house grabs your attention with its wrap around porch, center stage turret and beautiful landscaping, but wait until you see inside. Be very silent while I shed a tear. The listing calls this Queen Anne house a stately historic home. “Unbelievable location, unbelievable …