A Mapped Introduction To LA’s Victorian Mansions

By Hadley Meares It was during the Victorian era, from 1837 to 1901, that Los Angeles transformed from a small, dusty Mexican outpost into a Gilded Age American boom town. Thousands of homes were built during this time, and though many were lost, the structures mapped here survive. They are a testament to the wide… Keep reading

Queen Anne home built in 1888 for mapmaker Andrew McNally hits the market

By Marilyn Kalfus A Queen Anne-style mansion in Altadena built in 1888 for mapmaker Andrew McNally is for sale for the first time in 65 years. The 6,938-square foot, nine-bedroom house at 654 E. Mariposa St. is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The manse was designed by Frederick Roehrig, architect of Pasadena’s landmark… Keep reading

Altadena’s incredible McNally estate seeks $3.79M

By Bianca Barragan This incredible landmark estate sits on what was once referred to as Altadena’s Millionaire’s Row. Built in the Queen Anne style in 1888, the grand residence was commissioned by Andrew McNally, a founder and vice-president of the Rand-McNally Map Company of Chicago. Designed by Frederick Roehrig, the architect of Pasadena’s Castle Green,… Keep reading

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