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Historic Truax House, Bankers Hill

Bankers Hill is filled with historic houses like the Truax house with a rich history from a residence to an AIDS Hospice to a neglected structure.  While the house was originally designed as a craftsman, its multiple renovations have made it a less obvious architectural style. This last upgrade by Nakshab Development Design, painted it “clearance rack red” and paired with a modern black box apartment unit that does not fit the neighborhood. And while the modern black apartment complex is a nice design, it stands out like a black void in the sky and the partnering blood red  “Craftman'” is too bold and borderline offensive in this neighborhood.

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    2513/2515 Union Street & 540 W. Laurel. San Diego CA 92101

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    Nakhshab Development Design

    Project Architect/Designer:

    Nakhshab Development Design

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