Sycamore Lodge

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Sycamore Lodge


Sycamore Lodge, with bow windows, was built by H. R. Gage in the early 1900s, then bought by Harry Boehme in 1931. Located just north of the confluence of Garapatos and Topanga Creeks and shaded by sycamores, the 5-acre property contained four residences and Sycamore Lodge, which became a meeting place for the community groups in the 1940s-50s. Harry and Dorothy Boehme invited the Lions Club, the Chamber of Commerce, and the Woman's Club to hold meetings there. In the 1940s, the Christian Science Church held services there.




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“Sycamore Lodge,” Topanga Historical Society digital archive, accessed August 3, 2020,