Frank J. Baker House

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Frank J. Baker House
Frank J. Baker House is located in Illinois
Frank J. Baker House
Location Wilmette, Illinois
Coordinates 42°4′42″N 87°41′40″W / 42.07833°N 87.69444°W / 42.07833; -87.69444Coordinates: 42°4′42″N 87°41′40″W / 42.07833°N 87.69444°W / 42.07833; -87.69444
Built 1909
Architect Frank Lloyd Wright
Architectural style Prairie School
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 74000759[1]
Added to NRHP November 8, 1974

The Frank J. Baker House is a Prairie School style house located at 507 Lake Avenue in Wilmette, Illinois. The house, which was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, was built in 1909. The two-story house has a "T"-shaped floor plan and is similar in design to Wright's Isabel Roberts House. The house's two-story living room features a brick fireplace, a sloped ceiling, and stained glass windows along the north wall; it is one of the few remaining two-story interiors designed by Wright.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on November 8, 1974.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  2. ^ Sobel, Walter H. (May 1974). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory - Nomination Form: Frank J. Baker House". National Park Service. Retrieved January 14, 2014. 

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