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Frank Lloyd Wright

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Coonley House: An Architect, A Woman, A School – Your Home?

By Jon Anderson | July 5, 2018 | Comments Off on Frank Lloyd Wright’s Coonley House: An Architect, A Woman, A School – Your Home?

Exploring the history of a 100-year-old house is interesting. Exploring the history of a 105-year-old Frank Lloyd Wright structure leaves “interesting” in the rearview mirror. To begin, Avery Coonley and Queene Ferry-Coonley were both heirs to fortunes, but it was Mrs. Coonley who purchased the 10-acre parcel in Riverside, Illinois, and engaged Wright as architect. […]

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From the Archives: Own a Frank Lloyd Wright Prairie Home in Elmhurst, Ill.

By Jon Anderson | December 26, 2017 | Comments Off on From the Archives: Own a Frank Lloyd Wright Prairie Home in Elmhurst, Ill.

[Editor’s note: Merry Christmas! This week, we’re taking time off to focus on our loved ones, so we are sharing some of our favorite stories from this year. Keep an eye out for our top features from the archives as we rest and get ready for a brilliant 2018! Cheers, from Candy and the entire […]

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Picturesque Penfield House One of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Final Designs

By Bethany Erickson | September 3, 2017 | Comments Off on Picturesque Penfield House One of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Final Designs

Frank Lloyd Wright aficionados who are looking for some income property can hit the jackpot with the Penfield Home, located in Willoughby Hills, Ohio, and situated on the Chagrin River. The three-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bath home was commissioned by Louis and Pauline Penfield in 1952, the Penfield family said on a website used to showcase the home […]

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Own a Frank Lloyd Wright Prairie Home in Elmhurst, Ill.

By Jon Anderson | July 26, 2017 | Comments Off on Own a Frank Lloyd Wright Prairie Home in Elmhurst, Ill.

Often when I write about second homes, I’m writing about areas to consider. This time I’m dictating exactly which second home you must purchase.  I’m doing this because it’s one thing to impress your friends by owning a second home, but it’s a complete mic drop to add that it’s a Frank Lloyd Wright prairie […]

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Surreal Wrightian Forest Dwelling in Westlake Hills is All Drama

By Joanna England | June 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

If we were to stare into Maleficent’s mirror and ask it to tell us “What home in Austin is the coolest of all?” it would make up some weird rhyme to tell us all about this absolutely rad structure in Westlake Hills. Designed by architect John Watson, a protege of Frank Lloyd Wright, the “Grotto […]

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John Rattenbury Mid Century Masterpiece Brings Taliesen West Sensibility to Dallas. And Oh So Reduced!

By Candy Evans | July 8, 2011 | 2 Comments

I am not going to tell you how much this home at 9100 Guernsey is listed for — because my lawyer has not yet drafted any releases to cover reader heart attacks. (Well, I guess you can always look it up.) This masterpiece is about as close to owning a Frank Lloyd Wright design in […]

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