The owners, Tom and Nancy Reitze, purchased this historic Craftsman-style home for $1.3 million in 1995, according to public records. Built in 1906, this Greene & Greene-designed home typifies the American Arts-and-Crafts style that the architect brothers, Charles and Henry Greene, helped popularize. The home was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1980, according to National Park Service documents.

House of the Day: Historic Craftsman in Pasadena

Take a tour of old homes in Pasadena, CA. Historic Craftsman homes. This 1906 Greene & Greene-designed home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places

The picture is an example of a Craftsman home. This type of houses were originated entering this period.  These types of homes feature porches with overhanging roofs, tapered or square columns supporting the roof, a hand crafted look using wood and stone including inspiration from a famous American architect Frank Lloyd Wright.

California became home to thousands of Craftsman Bungalows early in the Century - and for my two cents no home design ever beat i.

Greenish grey, with a nice garden.

beautiful stucco bungalow with curved porch archways located in Woodland Heights.

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