Pleasure Point Roadhouse - Houghton

Houghton

His father-in-law A D Houghton was architect and engineer for J D Rockefeller. Houghton's house sat on over 100 acres (0.40 km2) of land at the tip of Soquel Pt. It was noted as a beautiful home when it burned in 1915. The Roadhouse and the Houghton house have many visual similarities.

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