Category: #NotInRuins

4 properties

Properties that have been redeveloped or have never slipped into decay — success stories, diligent owners, and “good bones.”

  • A mid-century modern complex built in the late 60s/early 70s for Bulova Watch and then occupied by General Electric for about 20 years.

    Built: circa 1970 | Redeveloped: 2010 | Decade: 1970-1979

  • This Neo—Classical Revival structure stood unfinished for 80 years before finally getting a new life as a hotel in 2004.

    Smith Hill | Built: 1926 | Redeveloped: 2004 | Decade: 1920-1929

  • A 60-year history slinging good, hearty diner food evaporated into a cyclone of legal battles. The diner itself is still unrestored.

    Smith Hill | Built: 1937 | Redeveloped: 2016 | Decade: 1930-1939

  • A collection of Victorian Gothic cottages and a stone chapel turned into a shopping center with character.

    Built: 1881-1891 | Redeveloped: 2004 | Decade: 1880-1889