Zimmerman House (Manchester, New Hampshire)

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Zimmerman House
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Zimmerman House (Manchester, New Hampshire) is located in New Hampshire
Zimmerman House (Manchester, New Hampshire)
Zimmerman House (Manchester, New Hampshire) is located in the US
Zimmerman House (Manchester, New Hampshire)
Location 223 Heather St.
Manchester, New Hampshire
Coordinates 43°1′18.19″N 71°27′46.34″W / 43.0217194°N 71.4628722°W / 43.0217194; -71.4628722Coordinates: 43°1′18.19″N 71°27′46.34″W / 43.0217194°N 71.4628722°W / 43.0217194; -71.4628722
Architect Frank Lloyd Wright
NRHP Reference # 79003790[1]
Added to NRHP October 18, 1979

The Zimmerman House is a house located at 223 Heather Street, in a residential area of the north end of Manchester, New Hampshire. It is a usonian house designed in 1950 by Frank Lloyd Wright for Dr. Isadore and Lucille Zimmerman. It is a single-story structure, organized around a large L-shaped central chimney, and covered by a deeply overhanging roof. The rooms are arranged in a single line (except one).[2] Wright redesigned the house around a rock just outside the front entrance.[2] Most of its Wright-designed interior features are intact, including concrete floors, cypress woodwork finishes, and fabrics.[3] Wright designed a special music stand for four musicians.[2] Tours through the building are operated by the Currier Museum of Art.

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b c Bleiberg, Larry (June 7, 2015). "10 Great: Frand Lloyd Wright Homes". USA Today. 
  3. ^ "NRHP nomination for Zimmerman House" (PDF). National Park Service. Retrieved 2014-05-15. 

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