Architect

Frank Lloyd Wright

Year of Completion

1924

Client

Private Owner

Material of interest

Masonry

Material Used

16" Concrete Textile Block

Material Properties

Whitish-grey pre-cast concrete block formed with cruciform-imprinted molds. Wright used the block due to its modular characteristic making it cheap to make and easy to customize.

Application

Pre-cast concrete block used for all walls. Exterior walls have patterns, and at certain locations, the pattern has been cut out to allow light and air to filter through.

Climate

Mediterranean

Keywords

masonry, house, california

Location

Pasadena, California, USA

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Architecture

The Millard House

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