Tag Archives: Kit Homes of Oklahoma

Sears 303, Yay or Nay?

A few days ago I posted a blog about a potential Sears 303 in Idabel Oklahoma. I also promised to update with photos very soon. Well, very soon happens tonight! I made the 3+ hour drive one way from Tulsa … Continue reading

Posted in Kit Homes of Oklahoma | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Sears Modern Homes 118 in Cherokee Oklahoma

The Sears Modern Home 118 in Cherokee Oklahoma. Continue reading

Posted in Kit Homes of Oklahoma | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

The Sears Osborn and Oriental Peaks

This 1911 Seattle Bungalow was the inspiration for the Sears Modern Homes ‘Osborn’. Continue reading

Posted in Kit Homes Around the Country, Plan Book Houses | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A Rare Wardway Kit Home in Chelsea, Oklahoma!

It is well known that Chelsea, Oklahoma is home to a Sears Saratoga. It appears in every Route 66 suggested stop you can find!  But, what people don’t know about in Chelsea is this beautiful bungalow from Montgomery Ward. (click … Continue reading

Posted in Kit Homes of Oklahoma, Route 66 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

A Sears Avalon in Perry, Oklahoma

While google driving around Perry Oklahoma a few years ago I happened upon a Sears Avalon.   And what a sweet Avalon it is! Thanks to one of my college classmates who was kind enough to take photos for me since he lives … Continue reading

Posted in Kit Homes of Oklahoma | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Oklahoma’s Tower House On The Prairie

The Gordon Van Tine company from Davenport, Iowa  introduced house plan #143 in 1912 as “Our new tower house, a little gem, something new, something original.” Much to my surprise there is one in Oklahoma, located on north western prairieland … Continue reading

Posted in Kit Homes of Oklahoma, The Cherokee Outlet | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

A Rare Sears House in Bristow, Oklahoma … Route 66

On a trip through Bristow a few years ago I explored an area of town I missed, evidently, on other trips.  I have found a handful of mail order houses in Bristow and Bristow is the home to an absolute … Continue reading

Posted in Kit Homes of Oklahoma, Route 66 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

The Sears #118, A VERY Popular Early Sears Modern Home

The Sears Modern Homes 118 aka Clyde, Why was it so popular? Continue reading

Posted in Kit Homes Around the Country, Kit Homes of Oklahoma | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 29 Comments

A Perfect Sears Hollywood…………..in Enid Oklahoma!

I can’t even begin to explain my excitement when I discovered a Sears Hollywood in Oklahoma.  Within a couple of days I made the two hour drive one way just to see and get photos of this awesome house!  Why … Continue reading

Posted in Kit Homes Around the Country, Kit Homes of Oklahoma, Plan Book Houses, The Cherokee Outlet | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Radford 553 in Sallisaw, Oklahoma

Sallisaw Oklahoma is home to a beautiful Radford 553! Continue reading

Posted in Kit Homes of Oklahoma, Plan Book Houses | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments