Atherton Home Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright Listed for $7 Million: Photos


A a few-bedroom Frank Lloyd Wright residence in Atherton, California, is on the sector for $7 million.

The exterior of the Mathews House.

The exterior of the Mathews Property.

David Eichler/Contemporary Properties Realty

The residence is known as the Mathews Household. It was named soon after its first proprietors, Arthur and Judith Mathews, who commissioned it in 1950, for every the home’s Nationwide Sign up of Historic Sites application

This is the 2nd time the house has been put up for sale considering the fact that it was built in 1952. It was mentioned in Might for $8 million but was minimized to $7 million a month afterwards, listing records show. The recent entrepreneurs acquired the home in 1969 for $75,000. 

The dwelling is one particular of a few Wright-developed household attributes currently on the marketplace. The other folks are the Cooke Property in Virginia and the Lykes Residence in Arizona, for each the Frank Lloyd Wright Creating Conservancy.

“Wright produced above 1,000 types and about fifty percent of them had been developed,” Barbara Gordon, the govt director of the conservancy, told Insider. She added that somewhere around 380 properties of his are left, such as about 250 personal residences.

“The great purchaser of this dwelling is a modernist who desires to protect mid-century fashionable architecture,” listing agent Monique Anton with Modern-day Residences Realty explained to Insider.


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