Calkins' Hill

Luxurious townhomes within walking distance to downtown Valparaiso's restaurants, shops, parks and entertainment. Eighteen attached and detached units are being built on the historic site of Calkins-Brown Mansion. Two and three bedroom models include upscale amenities include private elevator from ground level to rooftop mezzanine and deck; hardwood, porcelain and ceramic tiled floors; and Quartz and Granite counters.  

Call Larry Hitz to learn more 219.405.8649

Floorplan Options

Choose from a number of floorplans for the main floor accommodating the kitchen, dining room and great room; the second floor with two suites or owner's suite, guest bedroom and den; the ground level with flex room or additional bedroom. All come with third floor mezzanine, elevator, and open rooftop deck.

Open Concept Main Floor

Rooftop Mezzanine and Deck

Overlook the downtown and neighboring homes from the highest point in Valparaiso. The third floor mezzanine accessible by the elevator is your perfect party room with wet bar and 12' sliding doors opening to the rooftop deck.

Rooftop Mezzanine and Deck

High-Performance Homes

Faganel Builders has been building comfortable, highly efficient, healthy, safe, quiet and durable homes since 1991. Today, their commitment to improving our construction techniques continues and they are continuing to stay ahead of the Green Building Science curve in residential housing.

Faganel Builders offers heating and cooling cost guarantees, as well as an exclusive comfort guarantee with every home they build. Their homes have earned the highest rating possible from Energy Star and the National Association of Home Builders Association Green Building Council and consistently performs in the top 10% of all homes built.


We don't just say our homes are more comfortable and energy-efficient...we prove it.
High-Performance Homes
Certified Energy Star Builder
Recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Historical Site

Built in 1870 by William Calkins, this historic homesite housed the original President of Valparaiso University, Henry Baker Brown, and became the original campus for Valparaiso Univesity. Many dignitaries were hosted here including William Howard Taft, 27th President of the US; Williams Jennings Bryan, 41st US Secretary of State; and Thomas Marshall, 28th Vice President of the US.

Calkins - Brown Mansion