Explore the History of Tustin, CA Pt. 2

    History of Tustin Part 1

    Located in the heart of Orange County, Tustin California is one of the oldest cities in Irvine.

    One of the great things about life in Tustin is that the city retains much of its old charm and character built over previous generations including the following homes and structures.

    Stevens House  

    Built by Sherman Stevens in the mid 1880’s, the Stevens House is made of redwood which was shipped from Eureka California. The home has many awesome features including Queen Ann Victorian.

    Pankey Residence

    Designed and built in the 1920’s, the Pankey Residence has many interesting features including some walls which are 18 inches thick but what’s most interesting of all is that many of the sycamores which were here before the home was built remain to this day.

    Leihy House

    If you love California Craftsman homes then you will love the Leihy House. This home was built in 1915 and features many features which are symbolic of California craftsman homes including decorative bands, spindle balusters and so much more.

    West Main Street Tustin Shops

    When traveling through Tustin you will notice that shops 130-140 might look a bit older than other shops in the area. These shops date back to 1914 and they have a storied past since this space was the original site of the Wells Fargo office and great Tustin history.

    To learn more about Tustin, CA history or to view homes for sale here contact Fred Sed & Associates today by calling us at (949) 272-0125.

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