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Sunset magazine's iconic headquarters, garden are sold
Sunset magazine's iconic headquarters, garden are sold

Sunset editor-in-chief Peggy Northrop vividly remembers the first time she walked into the magazine's iconic offices in Menlo Park. "I thought I'd died and gone to heaven," she says. But she's also a lifelong publishing vet who had seen the financials, so the sale of the property Wednesday came as no shock. "I knew that having this spectacular building like that was a rare privilege that was perhaps unlikely to last, let’s put it that way." The seven-acre campus, centered on a ranch-style building designed by famed Mid-Century architect Cliff May, housed a complex including a test kitchen and gardens that helped influence several generations of...

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