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Clarence W. Banwell Home

The beautiful home on 19450 Shrewsbury Road in the Sherwood Forest Historic District was designed by J.H. Gustav Steffens for a building company owned by Clarence W. Banwell.

According to an article in the Detroit Free Press from Apr 13, 1930, the 12-room home opened for inspection on Apr 6, 1930 and attracted several hundred visitors. Construction features of this brick home include I-Beams of steel and triple bridging.

Last updated 17/04/2024