Thomas F. Gilligan House1455 Beeler Street
Aurora, CO 80010
Westinghouse and General Electric cooperated to build this Spanish Mission style house as an electric show home. Aurora First National Bank and Chamber of Commerce president, Thomas F. Gilligan, saw over 15,000 people visit his home for its grand opening gala. This event promoted not only modern homes complete with electrical appliances, but also Aurora as a desirable suburb. This house has served as a residence and is now a residential health care facility.