Encyclopedia of UNCG History

An online resource for exploring the history of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro

This house, built in 1959, was located at 3307 Rowan Road in the Sedgefield community, south of Greensboro. It was part of a unique Woman’s College classroom experience where twenty-two art and home-economics majors designed and managed the building of a house under the supervision local architect and Woman’s College part-time Art Department instructor, Edward Loewenstein. The purpose of the project was to give the students a working knowledge of the challenges of their homes and families. The house was razed in 2010.