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DEVO's Gerald Casale: Cool mid-century modern home on market
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Post# 980585   1/30/2018 at 11:58 (258 days old) by Frigilux (The Minnesota Prairie)        

Apparently, 'Whip It' brought in more royalties than I had imagined! The DEVO co-founder/bassist has put his circa 1963 home on the market for a cool $1.2 million (reduced from $1.5 million).

The appliances aren't original (AW can take care of that) but I think the place is great--and rather tastefully decorated.


Post# 980596 , Reply# 1   1/30/2018 at 13:45 (258 days old) by foraloysius (Leeuwarden, the Netherlands)        

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Nice house and nice furniture!

Post# 980598 , Reply# 2   1/30/2018 at 13:51 (258 days old) by DADoES (TX, U.S. of A.)        

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Laundry rooms are often not shown on those upscale RE listings.  :-(

Post# 980621 , Reply# 3   1/30/2018 at 17:23 (258 days old) by twintubdexter (Palm Springs)        

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I've never been much of a fan of "Palm Springs Modern" even with Modernism Week approaching, but that's just me. You'd need a regular window cleaning  person the same as you would a pool maintenance guy with that place, and with all that glass and that low-insulating roof solar would be a good idea (probably already has it). Still a very attractive house.  I guess I like more traditional homes with lots of trees and green and a forest in the backyard. Fat chance of finding that here...cactus, rocks and sand with the occasional palm tree.

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Post# 980623 , Reply# 4   1/30/2018 at 17:57 (258 days old) by pulltostart (Mobile, AL)        

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In one photo of a "kitchen-type" space (adjacent to what appears to be a workout space) there is a vintage dishwasher.  Looks like it could be Frigidaire or possibly Waste King?


LOVE the 1x1 mosaic counters in the bathrooms.



Post# 980625 , Reply# 5   1/30/2018 at 18:12 (258 days old) by appnut (TX)        

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Lawrence, I don't think it's either Frigidaire or Waste King.  The wall oven in the kitchen looks like it might be a Frigidaire. 

Post# 980630 , Reply# 6   1/30/2018 at 18:47 (258 days old) by PhilR (Quebec Canada)        

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Both the dishwasher and wall ovens are Frigidaire. I badly want brushed chrome panels like these for mine!

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Post# 980632 , Reply# 7   1/30/2018 at 18:55 (258 days old) by PhilR (Quebec Canada)        

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I took a chance contacting the agents about the panels of that dishwasher, I don't expect hearing back from them but...

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Post# 980637 , Reply# 8   1/30/2018 at 19:14 (258 days old) by cuffs054 (MONTICELLO, GA)        

I wish they would show pics of the HVAC systems in these houses, some of the old ones could be interesting.

Post# 980804 , Reply# 9   1/31/2018 at 23:02 (257 days old) by petek (Ontari ari ari O )        

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Now that's a house I'd love to live in.. In real life it's probably smaller than the pictures,,which appear to be stretched, look at the otr microwave,, ever seen a double wide like that.

Post# 980813 , Reply# 10   2/1/2018 at 02:01 (257 days old) by MattL (Flushing, MI)        

I too like the house and the furnishings.  I normally don't like period stuff, but this one looks great.

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