How much did it cost to build the Gamble House?
When it was built, The Gamble House cost $50,400 the garage (which now houses the bookstore), $3,700. The entire project, house, garage, furniture and landscaping cost $79,000.
Why is the Gamble House important?
The Gamble House, USC, functions primarily as a historic house museum for the preservation, presentation, and interpretation of the architecture and design of Charles and Henry Greene in the context of the American Arts and Crafts movement.
How long did the Gamble House take to build?
The drawings of the house were completed in February of 1908, the site ground-broken in March, and ten months later the house was completed and the first custom-built piece of furniture delivered.
What huge manufacturing family was the gamble name associated with?
William Procter and James Gamble married into the same family
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