Symmetry #48 ~

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Classic old apartment building, June 27, 2018

Check out that checkerboard brick work between the two rows of windows — and the fancy windows too. Just two of the reasons this 1924 building is a historical site. Read all about it at this site here.

 

Where am I? (Also: symmetry #46)

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Neighborhood find, May 25, 2018

The two columns of tall narrow trees and the terra-cotta-colored gravel make a person think of Italy while the big stained glass window makes a person think of somewhere further north, but no … this is in Oakland! I just happened to pass this place on my walk this afternoon: St. Albert’s Priory. Read all about it here.

Symmetry #44

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Two-door garage, May 23, 2018

I captioned this adorable little structure as a garage, but it looks like it’d be hard to drive into! Maybe at one time, it had a little ramp leading into it and no sidewalk between it and the street. It does look like it’s been around for awhile!