Old House Pictures

Aug. 17, 2019

315 Hayes Street

This gracious craftsman residence is just as charming today as it was nearly a century ago. It hasn’t been on the market in nearly 40 years, which is truly a testament to the commitment and love the current owners feel for their home. Built in 1922, it is filled with ...

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Sept. 14, 2018

Queen Anne 1926 Residence History

The charming home at 2610 – 1st Avenue North was built in 1926 by W. M. Wagner, a boutique builder who is known to have built several other lovely homes on Queen Anne Hill. But the real stories rest on the shoulders of the people who lived in the ...

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Sept. 7, 2018

1924 - 11th West House History

Walking through this darling Tudor home at 1924 - 11th Avenue West, one can only imagine what it must have been like nearly 88 years ago when this beautiful home was built. Who purchased this home after completion? What did they do for a living? What brought them to Seattle ...

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April 20, 2017

Early Life on Queen Anne

3021-13th-Ave-WestThe house at 3021 13th West (click here to see this listing) may be new construction but the property is rather unique; there have only been four owners and the first owner lived in the home for 71 years.

Glen Haven Tibbets and his wife Della Phoebe ventured west to ...

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Oct. 20, 2016

Happy Days at 405 Hayes

pitkethlyWalking through the house and gardens at 405 Hayes Street, one can only imagine what it must have been like nearly 95 years ago when this fine home was built. It is rare to interview owners who know the complete history of a residence, especially an older house, but Dave ...

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Sept. 2, 2016

How to Find a Picture of Your Old House

If yoOld Seattle Homeu live in a Seattle-area home built before 1936, the chances are pretty good that you are not the original owner of the property. (Unless, of course, your name is Edward Cullen, of Twilight fame). Some of us are lucky enough to have an old photo or two ...

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