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The Brighton Apartments: Washington DC

  Tucked into a lot off Connecticut Avenue on California Street are the Brighton apartments.  The 1911 Beaux Arts building is 7 stories.  A mere $575,000 will buy a 2-bedroom, 1.5 bath, 1,032 sq.ft. apartment in the building.  The photograph … Continue reading

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Bank of Holly Springs: Beaux Arts

The Bank of Holly Springs building, circa 1910, is identified in the MDAH Historic Resource Inventory–the best Internet tool since sliced bread and frozen strawberries–as Beaux Arts style.  Not being familiar with it, I discovered after some sleuthing that it … Continue reading

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