Summit-university (Saint Paul, MN)

By Jennifer Kirby, The Luxury Agent
(Kirby Fine Homes)
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This weeks highlighted historic home is located at 476 Summit Avenue in St. Paul. Built between 1883-1885, the home was designed by Clarence Johnston for Chauncey Griggs. As you can tell, it is surrounded by large trees, making it very difficult to get a good shot of the home. It is built in the...

By Jennifer Kirby, The Luxury Agent
(Kirby Fine Homes)
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A street easily overlooked in Saint Paul is Irvine Avenue. It is located "below" Summit Avenue, and you can look up to see the back sides of the most expensive historic homes on Summit. A few great finds are some of the remaining carriage houses of these massive homes.. Some have been saved and ...

By Jennifer Kirby, The Luxury Agent
(Kirby Fine Homes)
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This weeks Historic Home is 265 Summit Avenue in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Built in 1885 for $10,000, the home was designed by C.W. Mould for John Robertson. Designed as a simple Queen Anne Victorian, it has a brick exterior and limestone foundation. You cannot see it from my photo, but there is a t...

By Jennifer Kirby, The Luxury Agent
(Kirby Fine Homes)
Comments 1
This weeks historic home in St Paul is 301 Summit Avenue.Built in 1905 by George Gardner at a price of $28,000 this Georgian Revival home was designed by Thomas Holyoke. Holyoke was the chief draftsman for the infamous architect Cass Gilbert on the state capital building and also built five home...

By Jennifer Kirby, The Luxury Agent
(Kirby Fine Homes)
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Ā  AFTER RENOVATIONThis weeks Historic Home in St Paul is 353 Summit Avenue.Built in 1882 for William Dean, the home "only" cost $15,000 to build. Mr. Dean was a partner for the local wholesale hardware firm, Nicols, Dean, and Gregg, and also sat on the Great Northern Railroad board of directors. ...

By Jennifer Kirby, The Luxury Agent
(Kirby Fine Homes)
Comments 3
This weeks showcase Historic Home in St Paul is 271 Summit Avenue.Built in 1882, this home was commissioned by Joshua Sanders, but not as seen. The original home, from my research, was a one and a half story home that cost $5000 to build. When Sanders sold the home in 1887, the new owner, Emerso...

By Jennifer Kirby, The Luxury Agent
(Kirby Fine Homes)
Comments 4
This weeks Historic Home in St Paul is 353 Summit Avenue.Built in 1882 for William Dean, the home "only" cost $15,000 to build. Mr. Dean was a partner for the local wholesale hardware firm, Nicols, Dean, and Gregg, and also sat on the Great Northern Railroad board of directors. Little is known ab...
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