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"Prof" denotes an unclassified Professorville home. "*" indicates that the owner accepted a centennial plaque.
Address Year Inventory Award Tour Architect/Builder Other
Leland Avenue is located in the 1904 Evergreen Park subdivision. This street is parallel to Stanford Avenue, so it can be assumed to honor Leland Stanford.
250
250 Leland
replacement home original home
Category 3, 1904
390
390 Leland
1904 4
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Address Year Inventory Award Tour Architect/Builder Other
Lincoln Avenue were named for Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865). Until 1930, that part of Lincoln Avenue in the Ashby Addition, was named Ashby Avenue for Delmar E. Ashby, early orchard owner.
132
132 Lincoln Avenue
1920 4 John Dudfield, builder Originally 1104 High Street
151
151 Lincoln Avenue
160
160 Lincoln Avenue
179
179 Lincoln Avenue
189
189 Lincoln Avenue
210
210 Lincoln Avenue
Professorville
211
211 Lincoln Avenue
Professorville
225
225 Lincoln Avenue


Read about the original home
2012/13 Professorville 225
Original Category 3 1909-1911 house

demolished 2012
251 Lincoln
251 Lincoln Avenue
1903 4 Charles Hodges
308
308 Lincoln Avenue
1902 * 3
310
310 Lincoln
318
318 Lincoln Avenue
1901 4
329
329 Lincoln Avenue
1899 Professorville 1989 HHT Owners research led to formation of Professorville Historic District.
331 
331 Lincoln Avenue
1894 Professorville 2006 HHT
334
334 Lincoln Avenue
1897 3 2008 Preservation Award
345
345 Lincoln Avenue
1893 2 1991 and 2001 HHTs
356
356 Lincoln Avenue
1896 1 A.B. Clark, Guido Marx, builder Still in original family
365
365 Lincoln Avenue
1903 2

1990 HHT

2001 HHT

Gus Laumeister, builder
372
372 Lincoln Avenue
376
376 Lincoln Avenue
381
381 Lincoln Avenue
1894 4
405
405 Lincoln Avenue
Demolished 2011 Professorville 405
replacement home
409
409 Lincoln Avenue
Professorville
427
427 Lincoln Avenue
Professorville
436
436 Lincoln Avenue
Professorville
439
439 Lincoln Avenue
Professorville
451
451 Lincoln Avenue
1924 Professorville Charles K. Sumner
467
467 Lincoln Avenue
1925 4
490
490 Lincoln Avenue
510
510 Lincoln Avenue
1931 3 Landmark Historic Residence Henry Gutterson side view
528
528 Lincoln Avenue
1933 Charles Sumner
536
536 Lincoln Avenue
1897 4 James W. Wells, builder Restored in 2015
585
585 Lincoln Avenue
630
630 Lincoln Avenue
      Terrapin House
"Terrapin House"
646
646 Lincoln Avenue
660
660 Lincoln Avenue
690
690 Lincoln Avenue
1250
1250 Lincoln Avenue
1927 4 Originally 565 Ashby
1370
1370 Lincoln Avenue
1927 2 Charles K. Sumner Originally 405 Ashby
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Address Year Inventory Award Tour Architect/Builder Other
The Spanish name of this short Stanford residential street means "the trees". It is also the name of an Eichler tract along Cork Oak Way, Holly Oak Drive, and Middlefield Road in south Palo Alto.
525 Los Arboles, Stanford 1940   Victor Thompson E. Shaw, original owner
535 Los Arboles, Stanford 1939   Birge Clark Charles Fairman, original owner
541 Los Arboles, Stanford 1936   Birge Clark  
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Address Year Inventory Award Tour Architect/Builder Other
The spelling of this name is the result of an error! A 1919 map indicates the Lewis Subdivision planned for small farms. The name was chosen to honor Charles Lewis Smith, one of the founders of the Palo Alto National Bank.
3330 Louis Road 1900
eichler Swim club
3539 Louis Road
  Eichler Eichler Swim Club opening day photos
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Address Year Inventory Award Tour Architect/Builder Other
Louisa Court was named for Maria Luisa Soto de Copinger, wife of John Greer.Her son Joseph's his home was built at 785 Newell Road, but the address changed to 1517 Louisa Court when the Eichler cul-de-sac was made.
Louisa
1517 Louisa Court
1905 2 Joseph Greer House
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Address Year Inventory Award Tour Architect/Builder Other
Lowell Avenue was named for American poet and diplomat, James Russell Lowell (1818–1891).
114 side
114 Lowell Avenue
      front
Project proposal signage
April 27, 2016
275
275 Lowell Avenue
      Original home was a Category 2 on the Historic Inventory.
301
301 Lowell Avenue
1906 *
401
401 Lowell Avenue
1908 4 Gus Laumeister, builder
502
502 Lowell Avenue
505
505 Lowell Avenue
510
510 Lowell Avenue
2008
520
520 Lowell Avenue
521
521 Lowell Avenue
525
525 Lowell Avenue
526
526 Lowell Avenue
530
530 Lowell Avenue
(rear house)
Demolished 2011. Two houses on lot.

536
536 Lowell Avenue

536
536 entry

536
536 Side view
536
536 Dining room
with built-in cabinet
535
535 Lowell Avenue
1926 4 L.A. Batchelder, builder
536
536 Lowell Avenue
2011-2012 Replacement for 530 and 536     Original house (see 530)
540
540 Lowell Avenue
 
555
555 Lowell Avenue
alternate view
563
563 Lowell Avenue
569
569 Lowell Avenue
1924 Birge Clark
578
578 Lowell Avenue
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Address Year Inventory Award Tour Architect/Builder Other
Lytton Avenue, an original street, was named for Edward George Earle Lytton, Bulwer–Lytton, Baron (1803–1873) best known for The Last Days of Pompeii.
101 Lytton Avenue 1908
130 Lytton
130 Lytton Avenue
131
131 Lytton Avenue
151
151 Lytton Avenue
park
200 Lytton Avenue
Cogswell
Cogswell Plaza
245
245 Lytton Avenue
250
250 Lytton Avenue
251
251 Lytton Avenue
265 L:ytton
255 Lytton Avenue
(was 265)
1926 4 Originally Tinney Funeral Home,
later Gatehouse Restaurant
265
265 Lytton Avenue
    265
alternate view including original 265
305
305 Lytton Avenue
314
314 Lytton Avenue
379
379 Lytton Avenue
1909 demolished 1985 3 George Mosher, builder Same design at 215 Fulton, 225 Fulton, and 575 Hawthorne
411
411 Lytton Avenue
1901 Frank D. Wolfe
plaque
489497 Lytton Avenue /
360 Cowper
1902 4 Site of Palo Alto's first hospital
515
515 Lytton Avenue

530
530 Lytton Avenue
555
555 Lytton Avenue
1896 3 Frank D. Wolfe Hannah Clapp House article
573
573 Lytton Avenue
1915 *
645
645–651 Lytton Avenue
1908
667
667 Lytton Avenue
1903 * 4
675
675 Lytton Avenue
1914 *
761
761 Lytton Avenue
771
771 Lytton Avenue
1924 4
851
851 Lytton Avenue
1905/6 3 View of rounded porch.
859
859 Lytton Avenue
1909 * 2013 Preservation Award

 

881 Lytton
881 Lytton Avenue

 

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