Hyde Park

History of 20 Janssen Place

20 Janssen Place was build by William Pickering of the Pickering Lumber Company in 1910.  This Italiante Revival style house has approximately 7700 square feet of living [...]

Armour Boulevard

Armour Boulevard runs between Broadway and the Paseo at 35th street and divides North Hyde Park and Central Hyde Park between Gillham and Troost . This once historic [...]

Southmoreland

Just up the hill from Hyde Park and east of the Plaza is Southmoreland, home of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, the Kansas City Art Institute and the Kemper Museum of [...]

Hyde Park

Every morning I have the good fortune to walk my dog Rocky through Hyde Park.  Hyde Park stretches from Linwood to Brush Creek and Gillham road to Troost.  Within that [...]

The Restoration of 20 Janssen Place

  Eric and Jane Piper bought 20 Janssen Place in July 2011 and moved into the house in March of 2013 after the renovation of the attic and part of the second floor had [...]