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Shaw Place

Supposedly Henry Shaw designed Shaw Place to remind himself of his youth growing up in England.

A private street, is is very difficult to see into this exclusive enclave just south of I-44.

The architecture seems to me to be Italianate, but there is a certain eclecticism to it.

Read more about it here, at the National Register of Historic Places.

Apparently they were originally built as rental properties by Shaw to generate income for his garden.

One Comment

  1. Its so beautiful there. ALL the homes in the Shaw area are unique in their own way. But all equally beautiful

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