825 Hanshaw Road
Year Built: 1946
Style: Minimal Traditional
Full House History: Patricia Longoria, A 1940s Minimal Traditional Home in Cayuga Heights, (Ithaca, New York)
Demand for housing was high after World War II, especially for affordable single-family homes. Small houses that could be quickly constructed using standardized plans and materials were one solution to the problem.
Read more about post-war housing conditions and how small houses such as the "Minimal Traditional" style began to sprout up in Cayuga Heights during these years.