The Edgemere

1916 Sears Roebuck Modern Homes

In 1916, Sears offered the Edgemere model to prospective home buyers. Two stories on a 500 sq. ft. footprint, offered buyers a tidy, two-bedroom, one bath home of modest proportions but considerable charm. Best categorized as a folklore bungalow, it combines the knee brackets and rafter tails of the bungalow with a decorative ridge boards with gable end flourishes.

1916 Sears - Edgemere
1916 Sears - Edgemere Plan