Think only Barbie can have the dream house? This is the house of Ruth Handler, the founder of Barbie, in Santa Monica, California. It was her real life dream house until her death in The facade of the beach house is painted in bubble gum pink & purple.
The Watkins F. Nisbet House, Evansville IN, built One of my favorite styles of the period. I esp love the lovely bay window on the floor, the high turret in the center, and the beautiful mansard roof decoration. Architectural detail is marvelous!
Hauck House, Almaden. San Jose, California, USA Mike Boulland, the current owner of the Hauck house, estimates that it was built in the 1840s, providing more housing for the growing population of the Quicksilver Mine. It was originally built with two rooms upstairs and two downstairs but without any kitchen or bathroom. The cottage has a brick basement and foundation. It is called “Casa Nuestra” [our house].