Just when I think they can’t get any more creative with a 4 million dollar price tag, they prove me wrong.
The planned suburb of St. Albans is still a decade or so from being complete, and one time my parents and I headed out to the house tour one year. Our favorite McMansion was this giant Gothic Revival house clocking… Continue Reading
There’s this genteel old house sitting out on St. Albans Road on Manchester Road, way out in Wildwood. It was built in 1913 by J.P. Connell, the president of the Glencoe Clay Company for $1,800. It was a nice house,… Continue Reading
St. Albans had some problems with roads washing out recently.
The luxurious community of St. Albans apparently could not find money to save a National Register Building; the stone barn was intact until just the last year, when most of it was demolished, save for two round turrets. It was… Continue Reading
There is a wealth of history in the counties surrounding St. Louis City and County on the Missouri side of the Mississippi. In general, if a county is one or two counties away from St. Louis County, it will… Continue Reading