Make your own free website on


Ennis-Brown House

Home | Actors | Architecture | B-Features | Bloopers and Goofs and Trivia - Oh, My! | Charlie Chan Annex | Children's Corner | Fashion in Films | Flash | From Maven's Desk | Geography | Main Events | Marathons | Marry-Go-Rounds | Maven's Goodie Bag | Maven's Library | Movies - Classics | Movies - Horrors! | Movies - Lost | Movies - Mysteries | Music in the Movies | People | People of the Month | Quizzes | Quotes | Quotes of the Month | Saturday Matinee | Short Subjects | Sports in the Movies | Transportation in the Movies | Websites | Subscriptions and Back Issues | Contact Me

The Ennis-Brown House, Used in
The House on Haunted Hill (1959)

     Have you ever watched Vincent Price's The House on Haunted Hill (1959)?
     Then you're familiar with the house!
     You know the one . . . it's the back-ground for Price's disimbodied head during his prologue!

The Ennis-Brown House
An Interior View

     Maven has always had a problem watching this house in the prologue.  Her father was a top-notch contracter so she noticed that the Ennis-Brown exterior didn't match the interiors shown in the movie.
     Click on the photograph at right for the link that will show you the history, other interior shots, etc.

The Ennis-Brown House
The Driveway

     This is the driveway shown in the film from the Franklyn Lloyd Wright house.
     It was build in 1924 for Charles and Mabel  but has had extensive structural problems because of earthquakes and weather.
     The repair bill seems to have gone up to $10,000,000 since the last time Maven checked within the last two years.

The Ennis-Brown Driveway
The Gate to the Parking Area

Hmmm . . . .
The repair bill is $10,000,000 . . . .
Makes you sudder at how much the house cost to build to begin with!
Let's not even think about the replacement costs today!!

~ ~ ~ ~ ~

~ ~ ~ ~ ~


Comments, questions, suggestions and/or subscription
requests are welcomed at

All photographs and book excerpts are the copyright of their owners.