1030 Mt Pleasant Rd
La Ronda

Date Built: 1929

Comments: "La Ronda" designed by architect Addison Mizner for Percival Foerderer, 1929.
Demolished 2009

Keywords: Bryn Mawr

0 Rear This photo by Max Buten has been published all around the country.

1936 aerial - rear

1936 aerial - side

Demolition continues - most windows have been removed but some remain for a few more minutes or hours

Demolition continues at noon

Demolition of the service quarters started at 8:05 am on October 1, 2009.

Drawing of the front of the building by Mizner's office, dated May 28, 1928

Facade

Front

Front

Front - detail of windows

Front - gatepost, stacks

Front court fountain

Front Court, facing out

Front Court, facing right

Front Drive

Front Drive

Front Fence - detail

Front Fence - detail

Front Left Crest

Front Left Crest

Front Left, from Roscommon Rd

Front Right

Front Right Gate

left

Rear

Rear

Rear

Rear

Rear

Rear Formal Garden

Rear Left

rear left garden gate

right

right

right

right

right

right

right

right

right front chimney

right interior from rear

right interior from rear

right interior from rear

Section 1 of 5, Auction catalogue from December 1982. From LMHS vertical files.

Section 2 of 5

Section 3 of 5

Section 4 of 5

Section 5 of 5

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Six photos from LMHS Houses & Estates Collection, PHE-2-LAR 01.

This is one of several awards for the attempt to save this building

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Demolition underway as members of the Kania family, the last residents, mourn