Fountainhead (Jackson, Mississippi)

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Fountainhead
Frank Lloyd Wright's Fountainhead.jpg
Fountainhead (Jackson, Mississippi) is located in Mississippi
Fountainhead (Jackson, Mississippi)
Location 306 Glen Way, Jackson, Mississippi
Coordinates 32°20′9″N 90°10′8″W / 32.33583°N 90.16889°W / 32.33583; -90.16889Coordinates: 32°20′9″N 90°10′8″W / 32.33583°N 90.16889°W / 32.33583; -90.16889
Built 1950
Architect Wright,Frank Lloyd
Architectural style Modern Movement, Usonian House
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 80002246[1]
Added to NRHP November 28, 1980

Fountainhead in Jackson, Mississippi, also known as J. Willis Hughes House, is a Usonian house designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright. There are only three other homes in Mississippi designed by Wright all of which reside in Ocean Springs, Ms. The house was built in 1950 and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[1] The Hughes House has been a private residence since it was originally built and has never been open to the public. It is owned by Jackson architect Robert Parker Adams.

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  • Storrer, William Allin. The Frank Lloyd Wright Companion. University Of Chicago Press, 2006, ISBN 0-226-77621-2 (S.303)

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