RESIDENTIAL:

RACE STREET STROLL & 770 HIGH STREET 



SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2014
COFFEE AT 8:30
RACE STREET STROLL AT 9:00

2014 Media Partner: Luxe Interiors + Design Magazine

2014 Realty Partner: Gerretson Realty, Inc.

Stroll down the 9th and 8th block of Race Street on the west side of the Morgan’s Subdivision Historic District, adjacent to the southeast corner of Cheeseman Park.  Learn about houses that were designed by prominent Denver architects Maurice Biscoe and Jacques Benedict as we go along, constructed between 1910 and 1928.  Hear remarks by Benedict’s grandson, former Denver Post journalist Mike McPhee and architectural critic and UCD educator, Christine Franck.  Adding to the experience will be two residents who will share comments about their houses and the neighborhood. 

At the bottom of the hill at 6th Avenue, the tour will conclude with a tour of Philae Dominick’s house at 770 High Street, designed by Jacques Benedict in 1926 with gardens originally laid out by renowned Denver landscape architect Saco R. DeBoer.

Location:  Meet for coffee at COFFEE NOVO, 1700 East 6th Avenue at Gilpin Street.  At 9:00 meet for the tour on the cul-de-sac at 919 Race Street.  Suggested parking: along 9th Avenue (please be respectful of the neighbors).

Cost: $10 general, no cost to ICAA Members

Register for the Event HERE. Tour limited to twenty-eight persons.

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*Samuel Kohn Residence at 770 High Street by Jacques B. Benedict, 1926, currently owned by Philae Dominick. (Photo: History Colorado Collection)