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Corbett House Kitchen On Auction Block

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified May 17, 2012 11:02 AM
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by Eric last modified May 16, 2012

When the John deKoven Hill-designed Corbett House appeared as the 1960 "Pace Setter House" in House Beautiful magazine, everything about it, including the colorful Formica kitchen, was cutting edge. Some 40 years later, that one-of-a-kind kitchen has been removed from the house and will be auctioned-off for charity on June 17, 2012. It's a shame this kitchen could not have stayed with the house, but thankfully it was salvaged and the hope is that it...




 

 

Screen shot 2012-05-15 at 9.25.14 AMWhen the John deKoven Hill-designed Corbett House appeared as the 1960 "Pace Setter House" in House Beautiful magazine, everything about it, including the colorful Formica kitchen, was cutting edge. Some 40 years later, that one-of-a-kind kitchen has been removed from the house and will be auctioned-off for charity on June 17, 2012.

It's a shame this kitchen could not have stayed with the house, but thankfully it was salvaged and the hope is that it can be kept intact in a new home or institution. Follow the link to see images of its removal and if you plan to bid on it, follow the link to learn more.

Image via citybeat.com



 

 

 
 
 

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