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Tor House, 26304 Ocean View Avenue, Carmel-by-the-Sea, Monterey County, CA



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Location
26304 Ocean View Avenue, Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS CA-138
Building/structure dates: 1919 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1920 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1963 subsequent work
Significance: Tor House was the home of the significant 20th-century American poet, Robinson Jeffers (1889-1962). The buildings were constructed between 1919 and 1962, with much of the masonry work being done by Jeffers. The buildings have remained virtually unchanged since his death.

Related Names
Jeffers, Robinson


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

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