34010 Street of the Amber Lantern

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34010 Street of the Amber Lantern 1929, Woodruff Mills Act: Yes Due to the generosity of the current owners, this home was featured on the 2006 DPHS Home Tour, “A Step Back in Time”.  The 1929 original Woodruff home was built as a one-story, hand trowelled stucco frame house in a rectangular plan, covered with a low pitch tile roof. The addition of a den on the lower level and an entire upper level has expanded the home an...

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33941 Copper Lantern

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33941 Copper Lantern 1929, Woodruff Mills Act: Yes This one-story Spanish Colonial Revival Bungalow was featured on the 2004 home tour. The owners, who are members of the Historical Society, rescued this charming Woodruff house from squatters. The house was originally built in 1929 as a weekend vacation spot for owners from Hollywood. Of course, Sidney H. Woodruff had developed Hollywoodland in the Hollywood Hills before he came to the Dana...

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34532 Camino Capistrano

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34532 Camino Capistrano 1929, Doheny This stately two-story Spanish Colonial Revival house is built in a large, irregular rectangle that is twice the size of the original house built on the site. Featured as the signature home on the October 29, 2000 DPHS Inaugural Home Tour of Historic Doheny homes by then owners Alice Baum and Don Burnes, the home was also opened to the public as the Tour Headquarters of the Fourth Annual Home Tour featuring...

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33901 El Encanto Avenue

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33901 El Encanto Avenue 1929, Woodruff Mills Act: Yes Featured as the signature home, “La Casa Encantada” on the 2006 Historical Society Home Tour, this enchanting home was purchased in 2003, directly from the previous owner, with the understanding that it would be maintained as a historic Woodruff home. The Spanish Colonial Revival bungalow appears much as it did in an archival photos of the Woodruff Collection when the front patio...

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24721 El Camino Capistrano

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24721 El Camino Capistrano 1928, Woodruff Mills Act: Yes This unique Spanish Colonial Revival home is built in an “L” plan to take advantage of a corner lot and unimpeded coastline view to Oceanside and beyond. Featured on the 2008 DPHS Annual Home Tour, “A Romantic Stroll through Historic Homes & Gardens on the Bluff above Dana Point Harbor”, the home anchors one end of this lovely street. The architectural features...

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34001 Chula Vista Avenue

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Address: 34001 Chula Vista Avenue Built: 1948, Anderson Mills Act: Yes A variation of the ranch style, this one-story residence was built by Dr. E. W. Anderson in an unusual design that contributes to the streetscape of the neighborhood. The City of Dana Point Historic Architectural Resources Inventory prepared by AEGIS in 1997 describes the house as  “. . . an unusual “L” plan that fills the corner property. The lower...

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