MANY of the homes in Overbrook Farms were built between 1893 and 1929 and designed by architects who became renowned, including Horace Trumbauer, whose firm helped design the Philadelphia Museum of Art; William Price, who designed hotels in Atlantic City and Miami Beach; and Charles Barton Keen.
* 6363 Overbrook Ave. Built in
1903, designed by Horace
Trumbauer. The Colonial Revival house has a gabled roofline pierced by three dormer windows, according to the Overbrook Farms tour book. The
"lavish use of paneling, moldings and tapestry imported from a castle in France provide an elegance and graciousness to this most formal of houses."