All Things Alhambra, part II

The Spanish-flavored Sears Alhambra was a big hit for Sears and was probably one of their top ten favorite kit homes. It was practical, spacious, thoughtfully designed and had plenty of windows. The only downside of the Alhambra was the dormer windows. The spot just...

All Things Alhambra

The Sears Alhambra was one of Sears’ most popular houses. In fact, I’d say it was one of their top ten best sellers. And, it was a pretty house with a distinctive Spanish flair and with a splash of mission style. If you take away the fancy accoutrements,...

Alhambras in Lavender

On my recent trip to South Carolina, I found this awesome Alhambra lurking on a not-so-busy road in Gaffney. I’ve seen a lot of Sears Alhambras in my time, but this was far and away one of the prettiest. My home in Norfolk is pink, so anyone willing to paint...