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Location DB > United States > California > Woodside > Steve Jobs' House
Steve Jobs' House
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created by tunnelbug on 2/25/2006 7:49 PM
last modified by Emperor Wang on 11/15/2023 2:41 PM
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This location has been labeled as Demolished, and therefore can be viewed by anyone.
A great example of Spanish Colonial Revival style, now exemplified by most buildings in Santa Barbara.
 Basic Information
Type: Building
Status: Demolished
Accessibility: Easy
Recommendation: forget it
 Physical Information

Woodside, California
United States
Owner: Steven P Jobs
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  •  Hazards
  • unsafe flooring
  • security cameras
  •  Interesting Features
    Lots of old letters to Steve Jobs and assorted artifacts, a gigantic organ, pool table, rooms, basement, pool, more.
     Security Measures
  • fences
  • locked gates
  • wooden boarding
  • security camera (only one on front gate)
  •  Historical Dates
    Built: 1921
    Closed: 1993
     Required Equipment
  • flashlight
  •  Recommended Equipment

    Steve Jobs bought this house in 1984 and is featured on a cover of TIME on the front lawn. Though he only lived in it for less than ten years, he still owns it. Currently, he is in a legal battle with the city of Woodside regarding its demolition. The City is fighting demolishment, saying the house has significant historical value, since it was designed by famed architect, George Washington Smith.

    There is only ONE 17,250 sq foot "grandfathered in" George Washington Smith mansion in Woodside. It is the Jackling House, built in 1921.

    Visitors have included Charles Lindbergh, Shirley Temple, Mr and Mrs Richard Nixon, Bill Clinton and family, and a main character in Tom Wolfe's "The Electric Koolaid Acid Test"... not to mention Steve Jobs.
     Media Coverage
     Future Plans
    Jobs plans to demolish the building; however, the Woodside city council has blocked demolition, so its status remains in limbo.
    Whiteonwhite's First Visit
    Tue, Jan 8th, 2008
    posted by plexiglas

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     Photo Galleries
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    first visit
    Sat, Feb 25th, 2006
    posted by Anonymous
    48 pictures
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    Kit's Meet & Greet Album
    Sun, May 21st, 2006
    posted by CriminalSmile
    13 pictures
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    David E and the Meet & Greet Group
    Mon, May 22nd, 2006
    posted by David E
    23 pictures
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    Sat, Apr 12th, 2008
    posted by secretdestroyers
    9 pictures
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    a quick trip
    Wed, May 14th, 2008
    posted by seany
    7 pictures

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    Category Rating
    Photography 8 / 10
    Coolness 9 / 10
    Content Quality 8 / 10
    This location's validation is current. It was last validated by Emperor Wang on 11/15/2023 2:42 PM.

     Latest Changes
  • on Nov 15 23 at 14:42, Emperor Wang validated this location
  • on Nov 15 23 at 14:41, Emperor Wang changed the following: Media Coverage
  • on Nov 15 23 at 14:40, Emperor Wang changed the following: History, Hazards, Interesting Features, Security Measures, Future Plans, Description, Web Links
  • on Feb 15 11 at 8:32, Steed validated this location
  • on Feb 15 11 at 5:15, tunnelbug changed the following: Publically Viewable, Status, Recommendation, Web Links
  • on Sep 13 10 at 7:54, Steed validated this location
  • on Sep 13 10 at 6:22, secretdestroyers added some pictures to a gallery
  • on Sep 13 10 at 6:21, secretdestroyers added some pictures to a gallery
  • on May 10 10 at 0:15, Steed validated this location
  • on May 9 10 at 17:47, bonnie&clyde changed the following: Latitude, Longitude
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