Richterville Tour in Garrett Park
- Date: 05/04/2019 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMITTEE
presents a tour
in Garrett Park
Noon - 4 PM
Mid-Century Modern "Richterville" House Tour on May 4, 2019, from 12 - 4 pm, with reception following till 5:30. The tour features houses designed by local architect Alexander Richter, who after WWII bought 15 acres on the southeastern edge of Garrett Park to fulfill his vision of a new kind of home design in challenging terrain. The neighborhood on Weymouth Street and parts of Keswick, Oxford and Shelley Court became known as Richterville. Most of the houses, including his family home on Weymouth, remain basically intact after seven decades.
Sponsored by the Historic Preservation Committee.