Just sold: 1958 Mid-century ranch-style home designed by Palmer & Krisel, and built by the Alexander Construction Co.

The first project of 39 tract homes Palmer and Krisel designed were built in 1956 in the Twin Palms neighborhood of Palm Springs, south of Highway 111. Later, in 1958, the tract homes were built in the more central neighborhood of Sunrise Park.  The homes there were generally 3 br and 2 baths spread over a open feel 1296 sq ft footprint. All homes were on at least a quarter acre lot. The main differences with the Sunrise Park Alexander homes was the roof lines which were either flat (modern), A frame, or ranch style as is this particular home located at 238 N Burton Way.   This particular home sold for $620,000 on March 2, 2015.

Palm springs sunrise park neighborhood mid-century entrance

Open entrance protected by a decorative block wall


Palm springs sunrise park neighborhood mid-century lines

Decorative block wall in front of the house showcases it’s architectural pedigree.


Palm springs mid-century home with open floor plan

A modest size living room that feels large and open thanks to the volume created by the ceiling height and wall of windows to the yard.



Open, functional and elegant kitchen.


Palm springs sunrise park neighborhood mid-century home on a large lot

Large private backyard with pool and plenty of room to entertain the Palm Springs way.


Palm springs mid-century home with large open master bedroom

A master bedroom that opens onto the backyard and directly in front of the pool.



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Original Listing text courtesy of HK Lane:
William Krisel designed mid-century Alexander in the highly desirable Palm Springs neighborhood of Sunrise Park. Entering the home you are impressed by the high pitched ceilings, floating beams and walls of glass leading to the sparkling pool and gorgeous backyard. The kitchen and baths feature custom cabinets, upgraded stainless appliances, Caesarstone counters and designer tile. No expense has been spared in bringing this home up to today’s standards… which include windows, plumbing, roof, pool and equipment, and the list goes on…Move in and enjoy the Palm Springs lifestyle in your new mid-century masterpiece!