Author: Nick

Located just six miles from Wright’s seminal Fallingwater, Kentuck Knob is a compact, one-story Usonian house designed on a distinctive hexagonal module. Striking yet serene, the house stands 2,050 feet above sea level and was constructed using native sandstone and tidewater red cypress, allowing the...

I remember visiting their family dairy as a kid and eating their rich, delicious ice cream. They learned about Wright from visiting their friends Edgar and Liliane Kaufmann’s home, Fallingwater. They fell in love with area and purchased 80 acres in the mountains of Laurel...

While many people visit Fallingwater, Wright's masterpiece that's built over a waterfall, Heinz suggests stopping by this nearby stone and wood home too. "It's on a great site, on the top of a hill," he says. "The kitchen is the best room. It's built as...

With the assistance of Robert Taylor, an architect from Carnegie Mellon University, the pond at Kentuck Knob was built directly outside of the master bedroom' s eastern windows. Large boulders were placed to create this triangular shaped pool which appears to flow naturally from the...