Brandes House

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Ray Brandes House
Brandes House is located in Washington (state)
Brandes House
Location2202 212th Avenue SE, Sammamish, Washington
Coordinates47°35′24.96″N 122°3′17.57″W / 47.5902667°N 122.0548806°W / 47.5902667; -122.0548806Coordinates: 47°35′24.96″N 122°3′17.57″W / 47.5902667°N 122.0548806°W / 47.5902667; -122.0548806
Built1952
ArchitectFrank Lloyd Wright
Architectural styleUsonian
NRHP reference #94001436[1]
Added to NRHP12/14/1994

The Ray Brandes House is a Frank Lloyd Wright designed Usonian home located at 2202 212th Avenue SE, Sammamish, Washington[2] It was constructed in 1952. The home is constructed in Frank Lloyd Wright's Usonian style which is designed to create flow between nature, the home and its interior. It is one of the better preserved examples of this style, and one of three homes designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in Washington State. Landscaping was selected from local flora and fauna, typical of Frank Lloyd Wright's preference.

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ Street name and number per Heinz, Thomas (1999). Frank Lloyd Field Guide, West, Volume 3. Academy Press. p. 18. ISBN 0-471-97747-0. While Heinz and Storrer (below) give the place as Issaquah, Washington, this address has been within the city limits of Sammamish since Archived 2012-05-27 at the Wayback Machine. the incorporation of that city on August 1, 1999.
  • Storrer, William Allin. The Frank Lloyd Wright Companion. University Of Chicago Press, 2006, ISBN 0-226-77621-2 (S.350)

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