Friday, June 8, 2012
Building 5 - Gamble House
Name: Gamble House
Location: Pasadena, California, United States
Approximate Date of Completion: 1909
Architects: C.S. Green and H.M. Greene
History: The architects of this house designed it during the English Arts and Crafts Movement, which emphasized on dignity in labor and respect for nature.
Interesting Fact: The Arts and Crafts Movement was inspired by the socialist utopian, William Morris, and the architectural writer, John Ruskin.
(New) My Favorite Part: I love the detail put into the staircase in the hallway. Just see below...