• Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 15 other followers

  • March 2011
    M T W T F S S
    « Feb   Apr »
     123456
    78910111213
    14151617181920
    21222324252627
    28293031  
  • Mary K. Lenahan, J.D., Realtor

History and Family Fun: 22nd Annual Bungalow Heaven Tour April 10, 2011


Bungalow Heaven Home, Pasadena CA

Bungalow Heaven Home, Pasadena CA

 

Bungalow Heaven is a charming historical neighborhood in Pasadena, California.    Sunset Magazine called  it  “The Best in the West.”

Among Bungalow Heaven’s 800 homes built from the 1900s to the 1930s  are some of the best examples of the historic American Craftsman Movement.   Bungalow Heaven was entered in the list of National Register of Historic Places in 2008.

On April 10, 2011 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bungalow Heaven’s Neighborhood Association invites you to their neighborhood for a taste of history, good food, and music.Enjoy a walking tour of selected homes in the neighborhood as well a close up view of life during the early days of Bungalow Heaven at the Living History Home featuring costumed actors.

At the birth of this neighborhood, when climate, opportunity, and trolley lines brought a population boom to Pasadena, a Craftsman bungalow could be bought for around $2,500, or built from a kit for even less. The late-19th century, post-Victorian American Craftsman Movement represented a radically different architectural, design and lifestyle philosophy following the industrial revolution, rejecting that era’s Victorian ornateness and “scientific” opulence.

The movement prized simplicity and integrity of design and utility, while focusing on the value of natural harmony and materials in the finished construction.Tickets are $18.00 in advance or $20.00 the day of. For more information see:  http://www.bungalowheaven.org/

For a  free list of homes for sale in Bungalow Heaven as well information on the many cost-saving programs such as  our exciting Buyer Programs, contact the Lenahan Realty Group.

.

Mary K. Lenahan, JD, Realtor
Beautiful-California-Homes-For-Sale.com
SEARCH THE MLS HERE
(626) 798.9050
Mary.Lenahan@Dilbeck.com
Cell/Text: 626.226.6056
Your Business & Referrals Are Appreciated!
DRE 01867737

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: