Pomona, CA - mangled Cliff May on market

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Dan O.
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Pomona, CA - mangled Cliff May on market

Postby Dan O. » Tue May 20, 2014 9:46 am

Ran across this unfortunate victim today:

http://www.redfin.com/CA/Pomona/1866-Wr ... me/8055540

I'll never understand how anyone that knows how to nail two pieces of wood together can look at the simplicity of a Cliff May prefab and NOT figure out how to make an addition without it looking completely "Frankensteined" together. I actually looked at this house a while back: it was pretty thrashed but not seriously molested; now it's a prime example of everything a true MCM fan would want to avoid. I hope somebody was able to salvage the original windows.

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Postby egads » Tue May 20, 2014 9:20 pm

What a Horror Show!

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Postby ch » Wed May 21, 2014 1:55 pm

There must be a mistake. Your post mentioned a Cliff May house but the link goes to the Home Depot showroom.

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Postby home_boy » Fri May 30, 2014 8:49 am

I did manage to rescue a few windows from this property a few years ago, and I'm happy to say they found good homes in Long Beach and Tustin. I wish I could have found a sympathetic buyer for the house, but alas...


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