Preservation Houston presents Good Brick Tour

Preservation Houston presents Good Brick Tour
Photo by Kyle Humphries

See five award-winning historic properties during Preservation Houston's third annual Good Brick Tour. Locations on tour range from a Victorian cottage to a classic mid-century home in neighborhoods from the Old Sixth Ward to River Oaks and Braeswood Valley.

Tour locations are:

  • 1203 Edwards St., First Ward, a classic Folk Victorian house (1899)
  • 716 Sabine St., Old Sixth Ward Historic District, a rare Carpenter Gothic cottage (1872) and a sympathetic new residence inspired by Texas pioneer homes
  • 3229 Groveland Ln., River Oaks, Birdsall P. Briscoe’s finely detailed interpretation of English Regency architecture (1936)
  • 3405 Meadow Lake Ln., River Oaks, John Staub’s post-World War II reinvention of his traditional country house (1948)
  • 4111 Drummond St., Braeswood Valley, a unique mid-century home (1953) complete with period furnishings, fixtures and decor

Event Details


5.1.16 | 12:00 pm
4.30.16 | 12:00 pm


First Ward
1203 Edwards St
Houston, TX

Old Sixth Ward Historic District
716 Sabine St
Houston, TX

Birdsall P. Briscoe English Regency architecture
3229 Groveland Ln. River Oaks
Houston, TX

John Staub traditional country house
3405 Meadow Lake Ln., River Oaks
Houston, TX


Ticket Info

$30 (may be purchased at any location)