The Park Hill Neighborhood
By Thomas J. Noel and William J. Hansen, Photography by Carole D. Cardon
Walk through one of Denver's most elegant neighborhoods and learn the history of the neighborhood's development on four separate walking tour routes featuring 45 homes and sacred spaces.
Little has changed since this early 1950's view of engineer John L. Savage's modest Park Hill home. From his second-floor office, Savage designed some of the largest and most sophisticated engineering projects in the world. "The basement was excavated and reinforced by Mr. Savage," reports current owner Rachel Brown. "Given his background, I expect this house will stand forever."