The home that belonged to Indianapolis's "premier mid-century architect," J. Parke Randall has hit the market and is priced for less than $300,000.

One of a Kind MCM Dream Home

It's no secret that I dream of one day owning a Mid Century Modern home, and I always get excited whenever I see one for sale that has had its MCM charms mostly left intact. The latest listing that I have stumbled upon is truly one of a kind and the asking price of $275,000 makes it a steal!

On the Market for the First Time in 69 Years

This Mid Century Modern ranch home was built by none other than MCM architect J. Parke Randall as his personal home. For the first time in almost 70 years, this house is now on the market.

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4,400 Square Feet Built in 1954 is a "Museum"

Built in 1954, this MCM dream home boasts three bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 4,400 square feet of space that is in such wonderful MCM condition that it is described in the realtor's listing as "a museum."

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So Many Original MCM Features to This Home

This home includes a number of original features including the floors, bathrooms, tub, and beautifully mosaic-tiled shower. There are multiple skylights and floor to ceiling windows throughout the home, as well as walnut cabinets. There is also a beautiful sunroom.

And a Workshop and Darkroom Too

In addition to architecture, J. Parke Randall was also a well known photographer, and in 1960 his photograph of scaffolding collapsing at the Indy 500 was front page news around the globe. In the basement of the home you will find Randall's photography darkroom in tact. The basement also offers a couple of large bonus rooms, a workshop, and walk-out atrium doors leading outside.

A Look Outside the Home

Situated on 0.79 acres in the Devon Hills neighborhood, outside the home you will find a woods, a creek, and trails that were once horse paths for the former estate of Calvin Fletcher. The grounds are beautifully manicured and landscaped with native perennials.

5350 Cheviot Place is Being Sold "As-Is"

This Mid Century Modern time capsule is being sold "as is" and showings are currently underway for the property located at  5350 Cheviot Place, Indianapolis, Indiana. According to the listing for the property, all offers are due by 5 pm on June 7, 2024. Keep scrolling to see listing photos for this immaculate MCM dream home.

[Source: FC Tucker Realtors]

This J. Parke Randall Home is a MCM Time Capsule in Indiana for Under $300k

The home that belonged to Indianapolis's "premier mid-century architect," J. Parke Randall has hit the market and is priced at $275,000. Take a look at this stunning Mid Century Modern home and all of its original charms.

Gallery Credit: Kat Mykals