Eureka, The Little Pink House




Living Room (289 sq ft) showing front bars – carpet is bluish green


West facing living room window – 12 linear feet wall and 4 linear foot wall on right


Northern living room wall – 8 linear feet – TV, DVD’s and videos here?


Dining Room (134 sq ft) – East facing window and house inspector

13.75 linear feet wall – computer desk?


Dining Room (134 sq ft) – showing old air-conditioner and entry

Remove air-conditioner and build 13 linear feet of shelves?


Kitchen (148 sq ft) – wooden (wooden – not pink) and metal cabinets


Kitchen cabinets and sink – sink leaks and some electrical outlets need to be grounded


Refrigerator needs new handle and I would like to replace stove, but it works


Kitchen side cabinets – with handy cup hooks


Move stove next to the door and replace metal cabinets with wood and long counter?


Old gas heater and door into hall – to keep Miz O out of the bedrooms


Hall way with bedroom #1, closet, and bedroom #2 on left , master bedroom straight ahead, and powder room and air-conditioner on the right


Bedroom #1 (127.5 sq ft) – closet and built in drawers on North wall – Sewing room?


Bedroom #1 - Eastern wall – cloth storage?


Bedroom #1 – Western window – 11 linear feet – sewing machine table?


Hall closet with the latest in ironing boards


Bedroom #2 (122.25 sq ft) – Eastern and Southern walls – office?


Bedroom #2 Southern wall – closet  (small but with overhead space) and Catherine


Bedroom #2 – Western windows – 13.5 linear feet – desk?


Bedroom #2 – Northern wall – 9 linear feet – file cabinets?


Bedroom #2 – Eastern wall – 9.75 linear feet – 3 older bookshelves?


Master bedroom (142.5 sq ft) – Northern and Eastern walls

Bed and bedside tables this corner


Master bedroom – Eastern wall and only escape window thru bars


Master bedroom door into bathroom on Southern wall


Master bedroom – Southern wall – dresser and mirror – why plug so high?


Master bedroom closets and vanity and Catherine on Western wall


Master Closets, built in drawers and vanity


Master Bath with cast iron tub – door on right into powder room


Master bathroom – wall heater and creative use of foil


Master bath sink area


“Pullman-style” powder room opens into Master bath – has large linen closet


Wide linen closet


Powder room mirror and only electrical plug on the light


Bedroom transoms in hall – and on the right remnants of whole house fan


Arts & Crafts Movement touches for the home


Possible wall treatments:

Rose stencil after Mackintosh for Master bedroom


Ranch bedroom converted to Bungalow bedroom

Narrow baseboards and door casings replaced by wider ones

To create frieze, moldings connect the tops of the doors and windows

Recycled Japanese shoji backed with obscured glass cover window and bars

Reproduction Arts & Crafts pillows and portieres add to look



And we bid a fond farewell to the Pink House on this rainy day in September


Next up:


Moving in!


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