Looks like: A guidebook of housing options including traditional single family homes, stunning
new condominiums, apartments, and some two family homes. Hanging flower baskets.
Feels like: A hub of activity fueled by its walkability and regular neighborhood endeavors,
such as the annual Ice Cream Social, the annual hanging of flower baskets from lampposts, or
planting and tending a small triangle of public land.
Close to: Thornton Park; Tower East; bus lines and roadways to eastern suburbs, I-271 and I-
Named for: Sussex Elementary, 19824 Sussex, built in 1949, now Shaker Family Center.
Community Association: Yes.
Year built: 1939
Square feet: 2040
Painted brick with decorative external corner. Slate roof.
Year built: 1928
Square feet: 2280
Brick and stucco with casement windows, wood shake roof, decorative brick arch over door.
Visit the online home of Shaker Life magazine.