Home on Former Samsonite Estate for Sale for $1.2 Million

Home on Former Samsonite Estate for Sale for $1.2 Million

Want to own a piece of history? The 8,000-square-foot custom home at 6012 West Jewell Avenue owned by Gordon Shwayder Rosenblum, the oldest grandchild of Samsonite founder Jesse Shwayder, is now on the market for $1.2 million. It sits on 1.3 acres near the Ward Lake reservoir in Lakewood; the property was part of the original 150-acre Shwayder estate.The home has three bedrooms and six bathrooms (!) and includes a rolling art gallery and a fifty-seat theater that Rosenblum added in the ’80s. After he passed away in January, his son, Greg, put the house on the market. All photos by Brandon Marshall.


Want to own a piece of history? The 8,000-square-foot custom home at 6012 West Jewell Avenue owned by Gordon Shwayder Rosenblum, the oldest grandchild of Samsonite founder Jesse Shwayder, is now on the market for $1.2 million. It sits on 1.3 acres near the Ward Lake reservoir in Lakewood; the property was part of the original 150-acre Shwayder estate.The home has three bedrooms and six bathrooms (!) and includes a rolling art gallery and a fifty-seat theater that Rosenblum added in the ’80s. After he passed away in January, his son, Greg, put the house on the market. All photos by Brandon Marshall.
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