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Craig Ellwood’s Daphne Residence on the Market – Update: Sold on 08/31/2010 for $2,525,000   3 comments

When you’ve only seen a house in photos taken 50 years ago, you’re not sure if you want to see it in its present-day condition. So, it’s a pleasant surprise to see the Daphne house looking kept up (if a little overgrown) and still looking like its original self.

Nicholas and Virginia Daphne commissioned Craig Ellwood to design their house in the late 50s after trying unsuccessfully to work with Frank Lloyd Wright on a house design. In 1953, Mr. Daphne had visited and admired Ellwood’s Case Study House No. 16.

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Posted October 21, 2008 by mcarch in Ellwood, Preservation, Real Estate

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