I also did some field research for A Sudden Light—I climbed trees with the help of climbing guru Tim Kovar. In 1909, Boeing was accepted by other owners to become a resident of The Highlands, an exclusive enclave three miles north of Seattle on Puget Sound and limited to 100 families. Many of those seeking to move to the area are taking after local aerospace hero Bill Boeing, who took off 80 years ago in search for a serene hunting and fishing retreat from his mansion in the Highlands, and stumbled upon Innis Arden. Situated on a bluff overlooking Puget Sound, Aldarra was completed in 1914. This historic 1927 built mansion is located at 160 NW Highland Drive in Seattle, WA and is situated on close to 5 acres. ReddIt. At the same time, Boeing, a bachelor, built Aldarra, a 19,000-square-foot Mediterranean Revival mansion in the Highlands, a new and exclusive community near Seattle. The Highlands is a welcoming and inclusive community that values diversity and is committed to non-discrimination of any kind. For more information on the neighborhood and it’s connection to the Highlands area, visit the Seattle Times. Gerald Azenaro / Flickr Of the nine crew members, only the pilot and navigator survived. Ryanair orders 75 extra 737 Max jets in multi-billion-pound boost for Boeing that sends shares up by 5.2 per cent ... current 14-bedroom home in the Scottish Highlands. The 21,000-square-foot home overlooking the water was one of the residences of John and Theiline Pigott McCone, now both deceased. Many of those seeking to move to the area are taking after local aerospace hero Bill Boeing, who took off 80 years ago in search for a serene hunting and fishing retreat from his mansion in the Highlands, and stumbled upon Innis Arden. The old Boeing mansion loomed over us, perched high on the bluff. The HIGHLANDS. Pinterest. Our available homes are staged and ready for home tours on Saturdays & Sundays from 12 pm to 4 pm. The Highlands, a 400-acre gated community of grand estates in Shoreline, will be open to the public for escorted tours in the afternoon Feb. 26. August 25, 2012. For more information on the neighborhood and it’s connection to the Highlands area, visit the Seattle Times. Twitter. The asking price: $6.5 million. Just recently, he and I climbed an eight- The Brookline, Massachusetts, landscape architecture firm of the Olmsted Brothers designed the streets and parks. The Highlands community is a hidden gem within the greater Puget Sound region, and embodies community, history and nature. Historic 1927 Mansion In Seattle, WA. On January 24, 1963, a United States Air Force Boeing B-52C Stratofortress went down over Maine while flying a training mission. of The Highlands. Most notable among them is the McCone-Pigott mansion Norcliffe in The Highlands, the site of numerous charity benefits. Google+. Tim uses a minimally invasive rope . technique to climb very tall trees. Our homes are Covid-19 compliant and safe to view in person. Facebook.