The Lynnhaven

1935 Sears Honor-Bilt Homes

1935 Sears Catalog: The Lynnhaven

1935 Sears Catalog: The Lynnhaven

What picturesque possibilities can be hidden behind a few brick, stone, sacks of cement, a pile of lumber and millwork. It all depends on how much thought is given to the design, but the result desired, is a home with an attractive exterior and a conveniently arranged interior. All “Honor Bilt” homes are thoroughly tested to be sure that they are architecturally correct and economical, also durable and convenient.

In presenting the Lynnhaven, we feel that we are offering a home which will solve a problem for many home builders. The graceful way in which the front projection ties itself the main building and the attractive entrance makes this home one that will be admired by many.

The exterior walls are planned to be covered with our Royal Red Cedar 24-inch shingles, laid with wide exposure and to be finished with one dip coat and one brush coat of Super grade shingle stain, color for which we suggest light grey.

The Floor Plan

Upon entering the house, you are immediately impressed with the convenience you find. The reception hall contains the semi-open stairs and a large closet for outer wraps. The lavatory or powder room will be appreciated by every housewife. Balance of the first floor is devoted to dining room, living room, breakfast alcove and kitchen. All the rooms are well proportioned, have good wall space and plenty of windows.

The kitchen is ideal and will accommodate four cabinet units, breakfast alcove for built-in equipment and a large china case.

On the second floor the inside hall connects the bathroom and three bedrooms. The two bedrooms on the right of the plan above the average size, being 13 ft. 1 in. by 11 ft. 11 in. and 15 ft. 1 in. by 10 ft. 11 in. Four good size closets give plenty of storage space.

Basement has full excavation and is planned for laundry, fuel room, heating plant and storage. Height 7 ft. First floor, 8 ft. 6 in. Second floor, 8ft. The measurements are 30 ft. by 26 ft. and will fit on a 50 ft. lot

The specifications for this home include linoleum for kitchen and bathroom floors. Balance of floors, Clear Oak; back band trim, one-panel doors. La Tosca hardware and four kitchen cabinets; enamel finish kitchen and bath.


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