Little Tuscany Real Estate, Insights History
Little Tuscany Real Estate offers both Spanish and Modern style homes. The best of the old town charm of historic Palm Springs is Little Tuscany. Many communities in Palm Springs, CA have been home to stars, and Little Tuscany is no different. In fact, star Marcus Welby had an estate in this area as well as Elvis Presley. Located on a hillside area in Palm Springs, Little Tuscany offers spectacular views of the Santa Rosa Mountains. Beyond the views, one can enjoy a blend of the conveniences that city life offers with the peaceful serenity of the desert. Little Tuscany Real Estate is both unique and stunning in that it offers homes with captivating views.
Little Tuscany, Architecture
The Little Tuscany community of Palm Springs, CA features both Spanish and Modern style homes. Here one can experience the splendor of architecture that blends with the desert scenery. Located in the hillside area of Palm Springs CA, this area features quiet narrow streets. Many of Little Tuscany’s historic homes have been remodeled, some back to their former, original glory. Known for its large boulders in the landscape and quiet narrow streets, this area has a ton of old world charm. As a result, residents enjoy the convenience of city life, mixed with the serenity that only Mother Nature brings.
How Little Tuscany Got Its Name
Hicks gave the area its name when he returned from Tuscany, Italy, in 1934, enamored with its stone artisan construction. Hicks built seven Tuscany-inspired homes among the boulders. In fact, many of 20th century’s greatest architects were inspired to build homes in Little Tuscany. Famous homes in Little Tuscany include: Richard Neutra’s famous Kaufmann House, 1946; Albert Frey’s Raymond Loewy House, 1946; Edward H. Fickett’s May House, 1951; E. Stewart William’s Edris House, 1953; Craig Ellwood’s Palevsky House, 1968; Michael Black’s Edna Root Shapiro House, 1969; and James McNaughton’s Kramer House, 1969.
Little Tuscany Real Estate, Little Tuscany Homes For Sale
Little Tuscany Palm Springs CA, offers the best of the old town charm of historic Palm Springs. For those looking to move to the area we offer you the most up-to-date listings available. Below you can browse all Little Tuscany Real Estate listings to find homes for sale. To begin your search, simply hoover over map listings, or simply browse all homes for sale. And, when you are ready to see a home, call us (760) 250-1977. We look forward to helping you find the home of your dreams!