The Westlake District

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    Scenes from the Westlake District of Daly City, California. One of America's first master-planned postwar suburbs, Westlake was the "inspiration" for Malvina Reynolds' song "Little Boxes," which became a hit for folkie Pete Seeger in 1964.

    Read more about Westlake at the blog: "America's Most Perfect Ticky-Tacky Suburb."

    Seth Tisue, jennysherbie, thejacksons, and 38 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. HouseOfJules 91 months ago | reply

      I just fell in love with a house because I was seduced by the tree in the front yard.


    2. Anosmia 91 months ago | reply

      I covet that tree!! (And the house too, of course!)

    3. freegrrl2000 91 months ago | reply

      Hey, isn't this where they filmed Edward Scissorhands?!!

    4. _barb_ 86 months ago | reply

      Oh my... it looks somewhat unreal.
      Please consider sending it and some of your other work to suburbanality.

    5. _barb_ 86 months ago | reply

      :) thank you!

    6. living_room 62 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called The Twentieth Century and Contemporary House, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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