The 2-story 1939 brick home at 1504 N. MacGregor Way, on the banks of Brays Bayou in Idylwood, has completed the Swamplot trifecta. In July of last year the home made its first appearance, as the subject of a Neighborhood Guessing Game (answer revealed here). In September, after the pre-Hurricane Ike storm surge brought about 2 feet of water in for an extensive tour of the first floor, the home was featured again: an after-Ike-cleanup poster house, still on the market for $359,000.
And then, this morning, a third and likely final showing on Swamplot: in our Daily Demolition Report.
A quick look back at the home’s better (and not-so-much better) days:
That wacky apartment above the garage:
And then, after Ike:
The banks of Brays Bayou won’t be going anywhere:
- Daily Demolition Report: Storming the Palace [Swamplot]
- From the Overflowing Banks of Brays Bayou [Swamplot]
- Neighborhood Guessing Game Over: By the Bayou [Swamplot]
- Neighborhood Guessing Game: Grand Central [Swamplot]