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The Smith/Killingsworth House

aka Beadle House #12 Remodeled by Alfred Newman Beadle

The Killingsworth House aka Beadle House #12 remodeled by Al Beadle in Phoenix ArizonaIn 1957 - 1960 Waugh Smith of the accomplished California firm Killingsworth, Brady & Smith signed off on plans for a pair of modern homes on Oregon Avenue in the Biltmore area of Phoenix. The Killingsworth House aka Beadle House #12 remodeled by Al Beadle in Phoenix ArizonaIn the mid-60's Al Beadle and his family moved in, and he extensively renovated it. They lived there for several years. Beadle built an architectural studio at the other end of the lot, which he later converted into a home. The Killingsworth House aka Beadle House #12 remodeled by Al Beadle in Phoenix ArizonaNow in 2018 Beadle House #12 has a new owner and is poised for another renovation.The Killingsworth House aka Beadle House #12 remodeled by Al Beadle in Phoenix ArizonaThe Killingsworth House aka Beadle House #12 remodeled by Al Beadle in Phoenix ArizonaThe Killingsworth House aka Beadle House #12 remodeled by Al Beadle in Phoenix ArizonaThe Killingsworth House aka Beadle House #12 remodeled by Al Beadle in Phoenix ArizonaArchitect Richard Jensen of WorksBureau consulted with Ned Sawyer and Nancy Beadle in 2016 to help determine which apsects were Smith/Killingsworth's work and which are Beadle additions. The Killingsworth House aka Beadle House #12 remodeled by Al Beadle in Phoenix ArizonaNancy Beadle enjoyed revisiting the house 50 years after the photo below was taken!Nancy Beadle promoting an upcoming home tour in the 1960sPhoto: Arizona RepublicPhotos and story ©2016 Modern Phoenix LLC