Historical Architecture of Grosse Pointe – Welcome to 55 Lewiston RoadPosted by Kay Agney on
Last week, in part two of the work by Alden Dow, we presented two further projects he completed in the community – 96 Handy Road and 888 Pemberton.
This week we head to 55 Lewiston Rd. Completed in 1942, this striking center entrance Colonial residence was designed by noted architect Frank A. Miles and built by respected builder James J. Monahan for Frank H. Boos.
During the first half of the 20th century, an era of substantial residential growth in Grosse Pointe Farms, Lewiston Road became the location of numerous impactful homes that were created by some of Detroit’s more noted architects, including:
- 87 and 115 Lewiston - William F. Goodrich, 1919
- 180 Lewiston - Marcus Burrowes, 1922
- 128 Lewiston - Louis…
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