Havens House - H. H. Harris, Berkeley, CA

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Josquin
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Havens House - H. H. Harris, Berkeley, CA

Postby Josquin » Fri Aug 10, 2007 11:17 am

Name: Havens House
Architect: Harwell Hamilton Harris
Year: 1941
Street: 255 Panoramic Way
City: Berkeley
State: California
Country: USA
Type: Residence
Style: Modern
Status: Very much like visiting a timecapsule. Weston Haven's original furniture and personal items are still there.

The Havens house is one of the great houses of the period; a real masterpiece.

Here's a picture taken 6.26.07
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Here's a discussion of the house.
http://www.chroniclebooks.com/Chronicle ... 3X-e1.html

Here's a link to the new website.
http://www.havenshouse.org./

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Postby katherine » Fri Aug 10, 2007 11:23 am

Hey everyone who expressed interested in the previous 2 posts about H. H. Harris...

I just finished a website for the Friends of Havens House, who manage Harris's Modern architecture marvel in the Berkeley hills. Check it out--http://havenshouse.org. And if you're in the area stop by for a tour!

--Katherine


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