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For those Pixar lovers... Up House!

This is a cute place, symbol history and inspiration for Pixar's movie "Up". Nice place to take... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2016
Daniel C
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Tribute to a spunky lady

Edith Macefield was, to say the least, a spunky and powerful woman. Whether her refusal to sell was... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2016
therese l
Cobleskill, New York
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24 Jun 2018
“Interesting history, but there's not much left”
5 Aug 2016
“For those Pixar lovers... Up House!”
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

The story behind the house is very interesting. However, the house that's still left is not much to see. If you like the story behind it, it may depress you a little to see what the house looks like now.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank ILoveTheLamp
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

This is a cute place, symbol history and inspiration for Pixar's movie "Up". Nice place to take some pictures. Before arriving, you can read a little about Edith Macefield's history, or just arrive and contemplate how odd / cute is the little house surrounded by...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 22 March 2016

Edith Macefield was, to say the least, a spunky and powerful woman. Whether her refusal to sell was a stance against big developers or simply her desire to live out her days in her home, her little house stands today as a symbol in the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank therese l
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Although Macefield's story resonates with many who either dislike the rampant development going on in Seattle, love Virginia Lee Burton's "The Little House" or enjoy the film "Up," the bottom line is that the Macefield house is all but destroyed. Only a boarded up frame...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 7 June 2015

This little 1900s-circa house, pressed on three sides by a huge development project, shows the result of one woman's refusal to give up her home. The story of what Edith Macefield did has made her a folk hero in the Seattle area and received coverage...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Rumples
Reviewed 22 November 2014

We drove past the Edith Macefield House on our way to the nearby Ballard Historical District. The house is all shuttered up now and looking pretty sad, but it was amazing to see how they built the enormous development project all around it. Definitely worth...More

Date of experience: November 2014
2  Thank Gerry W
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