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1620 Cowper Street


This was the family home of well–known Palo Altan Roland Davis for many years. His notes on the house were written in August 1998 when he served as a volunteer assisting Dames and Moore on a city sponsored up–date of the Historic Inventory. The work of Dames and Moore was never adopted by the city. PAST thanks his children for sharing this valuable bit of history and these beautiful photos.

This house was designed by Charles Sumner in 1931 for Alf and Emilie Wellhaven.

Photographs, taken in 2012, were provided by Alan Davis.

entrance Front door
entry hall hall with mirror
entry hall view to dining room
living room living room
kitchen entry to dining room dining room
sun room window fromtop of stairs
stairs upper hall
grill detail Back yard from side garden
Back bedroom balcony Back bedroom balcony
Backyard Back bedroom balcony
Front walk from master bedroom Coastal oak in front patio
Library entrance Service yard with coastal oak
Service yard Back yard
Service yard Side garden
Side garden Back lawn from side garden



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