November 10, 2009 Southwest

1961 Chloethiel Smith Capitol Park Townhouse in Southwest – $418K

This listing is for a 3/1 townhome by Chloethiel Woodard Smith in Capitol Park, which was the first and largest development built as part of the urban renewal efforts in Southwest. Smith mixed high-rise apartment buildings with townhomes and public spaces landscaped by Daniel U. Kiley, the dean of American landscape architects who also did the landscaping plan for Hollin Hills and worked with Eero Sarrinen. The Capitol Park II Condo Association has a great history of Capitol Park here.