Russell and Ruth Goetz Kraus House - Kirkwood, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 38° 34.952 W 090° 26.558
15S E 722758 N 4273552
Quick Description: One of only two Frank Lloyd Wright designed houses in the St. Louis area.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 12/3/2006 12:35:08 PM
Waymark Code: WM10J0
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman
Views: 229

Long Description:
This Frank Lloyd Wright designed house was built between 1952 and 1956 using his Usonian house design. The house features many 60 and 120 degree angles and extensive use of red cypress wood. The house is situated on a very wooded lot in keeping with its design. The house is now managed by a non-profit organization and is located on a St. Louis County Park. The house is open for tours by appointment. For a full discussion of this house see the website below.
Year Completed: 1956

Commissioned By: Russell and Ruth Goetz Kraus

Nearest City or Town: Kirkwood, Missouri

Public/Private: Public

Tours Available?: yes

Website: [Web Link]

Visit Instructions:
There are no specific visit requirements, however telling about your visit is strongly encouraged. Additional photos of the building or house to add to the gallery are also nice, but not required. Pictures with a GPS or you in them is highly discouraged.
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