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"Prof" denotes an unclassified Professorville home. "SHS" identifies home on a Stanford Historical Society tour. "*" indicates that the house displays a centennial plaque.
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Award Tour Architect/Builder Other
Addison Avenue is one of the original streets in Palo Alto, it is named for Joseph William Addison, an English essayist and statesman (1672–1719).  House numbers 145 - 991.
171 Addison
171 Addison Avenue
2010  
181 Addison
181 Addison Avenue
1908
183 Addison
183 Addison Avenue
1908  
203 Addison
203 Addison Avenue
1903
<209 Addison
209 Addison Avenue
1903
219 Addison
219 Addison Avenue
1903* H.L. Upham One of 4 cottages built for Mrs. L.B. Angell in Block E
225 Addison
225 Addison Avenue
1903 H.L. Upham One of 4 cottages built for Mrs. L.B. Angell in Block E
233 Addison
233 Addison Avenue
1903* H.L. Upham One of 4 cottages built for Mrs. L.B. Angell in Block E
241 Addison
241 Addison Avenue
cs. 1923
253 Addison
253 Addison Avenue
ca. 1933
271 Addison
271 Addison Avenue
1894* 4
281 Addison
281 Addison Avenue
1903 *    
301 Addison
301 Addison Avenue
1901 3
310 Addison
310 Addison Avenue
ca. 1938 Prof  
319 Addison
319 Addison Avenue
1900 Prof 1990 HHT
326
326 Addison Avenue
1907* Prof
327 Addison
327 Addison Avenue
1902 3   2010 HHT
342 and 344 Addison sign post
342–344 Addison Avenue
ca. 1904 Prof Houses at rear
350 Addison
350 Addison Avenue
ca. 1904 Prof  
353 Addison
353 Addison Avenue
ca. 1922  
358
358 Addison Avenue
ca. 1900 Prof 2012 Preservation Award  
361 Addison
361 Addison Avenue
ca. 1902  
367
367 Addison Avenue
1905* 1 2006 Preservation Award 2006 HHT HP House and Garage; National Register; California Landmark
370 Addison
370 Addison Avenue
1895* Prof
376 Addison
376 Addison Avenue
1908 Prof
448
448 Addison Avenue
1924 2 Roller Residence
449 Addison Avenue 1899 1998 HHT No photos yet
451 Addison Avenue 1899
471 Addison Avenue 1902 No photos yet
505 Addison
505–507 Addison Avenue
  Birge Clark
526 Addison
526 Addison Avenue
1905*
536 Addison
536 Addison Avenue
ca. 1920  
537 Addison
537 Addison Avenue
1904*
538 Addison
538 Addison Avenue
  Addison Court 538, 540, 542, 544, 546, 548, 552
551 Addison
551 Addison Avenue
1903
560 Addison
560 Addison Avenue
1898*
574 Addison
574 Addison Avenue
ca. 1923  
575 Addison
575 Addison Avenue
ca. 1905   twin of 581
580 Addison
580 Addison Avenue
ca. 2008  
581
581 Addison Avenue
ca. 1901   twin of 575
630 Addison
630 Addison Avenue
  Teriapin House
Addison School
650 Addison Avenue
  Birge Clark Addison Elementary School
708Addison/1003 Middlefield
708 Addison Avenue/
1003 Middlefield Road
1916
renovation completed in 2016 and address changed to 1003 Middlefield
 
733 Addison
733 Addison Avenue
ca. 2009  
767 Addison
767 Addison Avenue
ca. 1908  
908 ddison
906 Addison Avenue
ca. 1932  
909 Addison
909 Addison Avenue
ca. 1925  
916 Addison
916 Addison Avenue
ca. 1928  

918 Addison Avenue
918 Addison
ca. 1965  
919 Addison
919 Addison Avenue
ca. 2003  
920 Addison
920 Addison Avenue
  Part of a court
922 Addison
922 Addison Avenue
  Part of a court
Addison Court
924 Addison Avenue
  Part of a court
925 Addison
925 Addison Avenue
ca. 2006  
926 Addison
926 Addison Avenue
    Part of a court
928 Addison
928 Addison Avenue
  Part of a court
931 Addison
931 Addison Avenue
1910*
933 Addison
933 Addison Avenue
    Ralph Emerson Welles, builder cottage group
934 Addison
934 Addison Avenue
ca. 1984  
936 Addison
936 Addison Avenue
ca. 1984  
937 Addison
937 Addison Avenue
ca. 1946   Ralph Emerson Welles, builder cottage group
938 Addison
938 Addison Avenue
ca. 1983  

939 Addison
939 Addison Avenue
    Ralph Emerson Welles, builder cottage group
940 Addison
940 Addison Avenue
ca. 1985  
941 Addison
941 Addison Avenue
ca. 1997  
943 Addison
943 Addison Avenue
1909*
947 Addison
947 Addison Avenue
new   rear behind 949
949 Addison
949 Addison Avenue
 
955 Addison demolished
955 Addison Avenue
replaced 2001     1927 category 4 Craftsman cottage
960 Addison
960 Addison Avenue
ca. 1964  
965 Addison
965 Addison Avenue
   
986 Addison
986 Addison Avenue
   
987 Addison
987 Addison Avenue
new  
990 Addison
990 Addison Avenue
   
991 Addison
991 Addison Avenue
 
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Alger Drive is named for a financial backer of Stern and Price who developed the tract. House numbers 410 - 660.

 

410 Alger
410 Alger Drive

1952 Stern and Price Demolished summer 2012
411 Alger
411 Alger Drive
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
420 Alger
420 Alger Drive
  Replacement
430 Alger
430 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price
431 Alger
431 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price
440 Alger
440 Alger Drive
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
441 Alger
441 Alger Drive
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
450 Alger
450 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price
451 Alger
451 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price
455 Alger
455 Alger Drive
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
460 Alger
460 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price

 

461 Alger
461 Alger Drive

1952 Stern and Price

 

470 Alger
470 Alger Drive

   
471 Alger
471 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price
480 Alger
480 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price
481 Alger
481 Alger Drive
1952 Remodeled Stern and Price
490 Alger
490 Alger Drive
   
507 Alger
507 Alger Drive
   
508 Alger
508 Alger Drive
   
519 Alger
519 Alger Drive
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
520 Alger
520 Alger Drive
   
531 Alger
531 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price
532 Alger
532 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price
543 Alger
543 Alger Drive
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
544 Alger
544 Alger Drive
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
555 Alger
555 Alger Drive
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
556 Alger
556 Alger Drive
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
567 Alger
567 Alger Drive
   
568 Alger
568 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price
580 Alger
580 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price
609 Alger
609 Alger Drive
 

Demolition photos

610 Alger
610 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price
619 Alger
619 Alger Drive
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
620 Alger
620 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price
630 Alger
630 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price
640 Alger
640 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price

650 Alger
650 Alger Drive
1952 Stern and Price
660 Alger
660 Alger Drive
  Eichler
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The name Alma Street is older than Palo Alto. Originally a path running along the railroad tracks, it was named by Timothy Hopkins for a family friend. House numbers 141 - 4280.
141
141 Alma Street
1905/1915 2006 Preservation Award
149
149 Alma Street
165-167-169-177 Alma Street
water tower
205 Alma Street
1910* Water Tower
217 Alma Street
221 Alma Street
275 Alma Street
291 Alma
291 Alma Street
Fire Station
301 Alma Street
  rear of fire station
University Park Fire Station
View from High Street
325
325 Alma Street
1903 Detail
329 Alma
329 Alma Street
Dahl Plumbing
525
525 Alma Street
1917 2 2007 Preservation Award
529
529 Alma Street
1918 2
535 Alma
535–539 Alma Street
1921 2 Birge Clark (1985 photo)
705
705 Alma Street
Ellison's Body Shop
799 Alma
799 Alma Street
1929 2 Lindgren and Swinerton, Inc., architect & builder Pringle Service Station
841
841 Alma Street
853
853 Alma Street
Lawson Bros. Cleaners

875
875 Alma Street
Peninsula Creamery office and plant
917 Alma
917925 Alma Street
Fuller Building
1101 Alma
1101 Alma Street
1896/7 2005 Preservation Award
1111
1111 Alma Street
   
1443 Alma
1433 Alma Street
1925 4 Mission Revival/Prairie school/European Secessionist
1995 Alma
1995 Alma Street
House faces Rinconada
2235 Alma
2235  Alma Street
    Professional offices
3375 Alma
3375 Alma Street
Stanford Villa Apartments
3501 Alma
35013525 Alma Street
Offices
3553
3553 Alma Street
Apartments
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One of the first residential streets on the Stanford campus, it was named for Juan Bautista Alvarado who was governor of Alta California from 1836 to 1842. His grandfather, also Juan Bautista Alvarado, was a member of the 1769 Portola expedition. Originally named Alvarado Avenue by David Starr Jordan, he changed avenue to row because a fow of pattern-book houses was built there. House numers start at 576 (Alvarado Row and Alvarado Court).
570 Alvarado
570 Alvarado Row
1892 Griffin-Drell House; moved from original location
576 Alvarado
576 Alvarado Row
  Thought to be Will G. Corlett Chi Theta Chi
579
579 Alvarado Row
1929 2012 SHS Theodore W. Lenzen  
582
582 Alvarado Row
1898 2012 SHS Curtis Tobey, Jr. Bolivar House
583 Alvarado Row 1924 L.A. Bachelder  
587
587 Alvarado Row
1920 Bungalowcraft Co.
592
592 Alvarado Row
1896 Hammarskjold House
593
593 Alvarado Row
1920 William Short, contractor  
611 Alvarado
611 Alvarado Row
1920 Bungalowcraft Co.  
612
612–614 Alvarado Row
1908 Bakewell & Brown  
614 Alvarado Row 1908 Bakewell & Brown
621
621 Alvarado Row

1921

modified

   
634
634 – 636 Alvarado Row
1908 Bakewell & Brown  
637
637 Alvarado Row
1914 John K. Branner  
646
646 Alvarado Row
1917 / 1920 John K. Branner  
649
649 Alvarado Row
1916 Built for University Librarian George Thomas Clark and Annie Douglas Clark.
665
665 Alvarado Row
1927 Birge Clark  
668
668 Alvarado Row
1936 Charles Sumner  
675
675 Alvarado Row
1924 Wolfe & Higgins  
676
676 Alvarado Row
1936 Charles Sumner  
683
683 Alvarado Row
1925 L. A. Batchelder  
694
694 Alvarado Row
1928 Charles Sumner  
705 Alvarado Row 1937 Charles Sumner  
710 Alvarado Row 1936 Henry C. Collins  
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Named for Joseph Sweetman Ames, chairman of the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics. He was the 4th president of Johns Hopkins University and an authority of spectroscopy and aerodynamics. House numbers 700 - 795.
704 Ames
704 Ames Avenue
    Los Arboles Eichler
708
708 Ames Avenue
    Los Arboles Eichler
716
716 Ames Avenue
    Los Arboles Eichler
724
724 Ames Avenue
    Los Arboles Eichler
732
732 Ames Avenue
    Los Arboles Eichler
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Amherst, at the top of College Terrace, was named for Amherst College in Massachusetts (est. 1821). House numbers 2200 - 2390.
2000 Amherst
2000 Amherst Street
ca. 1952          
2015 Amherst
2015 Amherst Street
ca. 1955          
2020 Amherst
2020 Amherst Street
1979         Read about the original home.
2030 Amherst
2030 Amherst Street
ca. 1979          
2035
2035 Amherst Street
ca. 1950          
2040
2040 Amherst Street
ca. 1947         alternate view
2047
2047 Amherst Street
ca. 1950          
2054
2054 Amherst Street
           
2060
2060 Amherst Street
ca. 1935          
2065
2065 Amherst Street
ca. 1950         alternate view
2081
2081 Amherst Street
ca. 1941          
2098
2098 Amherst Street
ca. 2001          
2100
2100 Amherst Street
ca. 1933          
2103
2103 Amherst Street
ca. 1954          
2120
2120 Amherst Street
ca. 1936         2120
alternate view
2121
2121 Amherst Street
ca. 1938         gate
alternate view
2131
2131 Amherst Street
ca. 1939        
2131
alternate view
2147
2147 Amherst Street
ca. 1996          
2150
2150 Amherst Street
ca. 1926          
2170
2170 Amherst Street
ca. 1932          
2190
2190 Amherst Street
ca. 1928          
2195
2195 Amherst Street
ca. 1946         2195
alternate view
2196
2196 Amherst Street
ca. 1945          
2200
2200 Amherst Street
ca. 1938          
2215
2215 Amherst Street
ca. 1937          
2216
2216 Amherst Street
1934   2011 HHT   entry
alternate view
2225
2225 Amherst Street
ca. 1937          
2230
2230 Amherst Street *
1906 2011 HHT 2230
alternate view
2250
2250 Amherst Street
ca. 1946          
2270
2270 Amherst Street
ca. 1939         2270
alternate view
7630
2274 Amherst Street
ca. 1939         2274
alternate view
2275
2275 Amherst Street *, 1893
1893 * 1997 and 2011 HHT
2282
2282 Amherst Street
ca. 1924        
2282 alternate view
2282 B
2282 B Amherst Street
ca.. 1924          
2300
2300 Amherst Street
ca. 2002          
2303
2303 Amherst Street
1931     2011 HHT    
2308
2308 Amherst Street
          2308
alternate view
2320
2320 Amherst Street
ca. 1959         2320
alternate view
2321
2321 Amherst Street
ca. 1950          
2335
2335 Amherst Street
          2335
alternate view
2338
2338 Amherst Street
ca. 1959          
2345
2345 Amherst Street
ca. 1954          
2350
2350 Amherst Street
ca. 1937          
2370
2370 Amherst Street
ca. 1947          
2389
2389 Amherst Street
ca. 1936        
chimney
chimney
2390
2390 Amherst Stree
t
ca. 1932          
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Arastradero Road derives its name from the Spanish word "arrastre", meaning a hauling road. House numbers start at 532.
gate
695 Arastradero Road
1904 office
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Ashton Avenue and Ashton Court, part of a Stern and Price tract, are named for a Veterans Administration official. This tract was platted in 1948, but the homes were not built until 1952. House numbers 510 - 699 and 3324 - 3463 for Ashton Court.
510
510 Ashton Avenue
 
513
513 Ashton Avenue
1952 Stern and Price
525
525 Ashton Avenue
1952 Stern and Price
530
530 Ashton Avenue
1952 Stern and Price—expanded
537
537 Ashton Avenue
1952 Stern and Price
540
540 Ashton Avenue
1952 Stern and Price
549
549 Ashton Avenue
1952 remodeled
561
561 Ashton Avenue
1952 Stern and Price
570
570 Ashton Avenue
1996 replacement
573
573 Ashton Avenue
1952 Stern and Price
585
585 Ashton Avenue
  replacement
590
590 Ashton Avenue
  replacement
597
597 Ashton Avenue
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
610
610 Ashton Avenue
 

169
619 Ashton Avenue
1952
620
620 Ashton Avenue
1952 Stern and Price
629
629 Ashton Avenue
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
630
630 Ashton Avenue
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
639
639 Ashton Avenue
  Replacement
640
640 Ashton Avenue
  Replacement
649
649 Ashton Avenue
1952 Stern and Price
650
650 Ashton Avenue
 
659
659 Ashton Avenue
1952 Stern and Price
660
660 Ashton Avenue
1952 Stern and Price
669
669 Ashton Avenue
1952 Stern and Price
670
670 Ashton Avenue
 
680
680 Ashton Avenue
 
689
689 Ashton Avenue
  replacement
699
699 Ashton Avenue
 
3423
3423 Ashton Court
 
3424
3424 Ashton Court
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
3433
3433 Ashton Court
1952 Stern and Price
3434
3434 Ashton Court
1952   Stern and Price
3444
3444 Ashton Court
1952—
demolished 2012
  Photos of the mid–century modern light fixtures, kitchen and other rooms. Other models had a galley kitchen.
3448 Ashton Court (was 3444) 2014 replacement home for 3444
3453
3453 Ashton Court
  replacement
3454
3454 Ashton Court
1952 Expanded Stern and Price
3463
3463 Ashton Court
  replacement

 

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