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325 East Cross Street

Posted by on Aug 5, 2013 in 36th Home Tour, 2013

This stately home in the Queen Anne Style was built in 1894 by Jehiel J. Strang. We know nothing about him except that he liked the design well enough to build a similar house one hundred yards up the street....

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714 East Forest Avenue Comments Off on 714 East Forest Avenue

714 East Forest Avenue

Posted by on Jul 17, 2012 in 35th Home Tour, 2012

This charming bungalow, originally built in Willow Run in the 1930s, was moved to its present location on East Forest by Robert Lloyd. A young man who worked as a civil engineer at Willow Run Airport, Lloyd...

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192 Oak Street Comments Off on 192 Oak Street

192 Oak Street

Posted by on Jul 17, 2012 in 35th Home Tour, 2012

Near the end of World War I Ypsilanti carpenter Frank Lidke built several houses in the Oak-Forest neighborhood. Among them was the charming bungalow at 192 Oak Street. In 1920 he sold the new house to George...

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214 North Huron Street Comments Off on 214 North Huron Street

214 North Huron Street

Posted by on Jul 17, 2012 in 35th Home Tour, 2012

  This stately Italianate house was built between 1851, when the property was deeded to grocer Frederick Andrews, and 1856, when it first appeared on the city map. It retains its characteristic Italianate...

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