Bookmark  E-mail
Contact

Modern Residential Architecture Philadelphia

Louis Kahn designed some of the area's earliest mid-century homes, starting with the Oser house in 1942.  Other well known Kahn homes include the Esherick House in Chestnut Hill, the Fisher House in Hatboro, and the Genel House on the Main Line.  Kahn's homes are all very unique in their design.  Material was very important to Louis Kahn, and his Philadelphia modernist homes all included detailed woodwork and local stone.

Frank Lloyd Wright built the Usonian Suntop Houses in Ardmore which have a very characteristic Wright look.   Many architects who studied under Frank LLoyd Wright also designed homes in the Philadelphia area.  Frank Weiss was based locally, and Richard Neutra designed several great mid-century homes around Philadelphia.





















       
Bucks County | Main Line | Mid-Century Modern Philadelphia
      Modern Residential Architecture Philadelphia | Montgomery County | Philadelphia Area
© 2017 Agent Image, Inc. All rights reserved. | Terms Design by Agent Image - Web Site Design
© 2017 An independently owned and operated broker member of Prudential Real Estate Affiliates, Inc., a Prudential Financial company. Prudential, the Prudential logo and the Rock symbol are service marks of Prudential Financial, Inc. and its related entities, registered in many jurisdictions worldwide. Used under license. Equal Housing Opportunity Craig Wakefield
Realtor
763 Lancaster 19010
Direct: (267) 973-9567
Office: (610) 527-0900