• High Hats and Parasols

    The news… from 100 years ago.

    by Jon Guthrie

    Please bear in mind that historical articles such as “High Hats & Parasols” present our history — good and bad — in the language and terminology used at the time. The writings contained in are quoted from Pacific Grove/Monterey publications from 100 years in the past. Please also note that any items listed for sale in “High Hats” are “done deals,” and while we would all love to see those prices again, people also worked for a dollar a day back then. Thanks for your understanding.

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  • 416 Fountain Av, Pacific Grove

    This charming two-bedroom, two-bath 1325ft2 Victorian built in 1905 has a historical plaque. It has been thoroughly renewed with lovely wide plank original floors freshly refinished. A living room with high ceilings and bay windows, fireplace with mantel and gas logs, formal dining room, kitchen with gas stove, d/w, disposal, pantry cabinet, French doors opening to enclosed back paver courtyard, lockable walk-in and bike access gate. New tankless hot water heater. New laminated wood floors in kitchen, baths and laundry. Renovated attic bonus room with skylights and closet adds about 350 usable sq ft. Ocean view from front yard and street. Short walk to quaint PG village, restaurants, theater shopping, and Robert Down Elementary school.
    $1,075,000 call Barbara 408-506-5102 to schedule a viewing.

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