109 Hillcrest, Berkeley

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Today we feature an unusually symmetrical one and one half story shingle style home designed by Charles Sumner Kaiser. Kaiser only practiced in the East Bay for about a decade, but during that time he became fully immersed in the First Bay Region movement that was flourishing here. This particular example is fairly reserved by period standards but it still demonstrates a great deal of creativity and attention to detail – a nice example by a designer better known for his work on the other side of the bay.

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