Top 10 favorite American houses

To celebrate their 150th anniversary, the American Institute of Architects put together a list of 150 favorite buildings of Americans. From that list we gleaned a top 10 buildings designed as family homes, the most admired American masterpieces of residential architecture.

Taliesin West - Scottsdale, Arizona
Taliesin West - Scottsdale, Arizona
Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright

Year built: 1937 - 1959

For: Frank Lloyd Wright

Design: Organic, international. Wright built this as a home and school, using natural materials, such as boulders, and poured concrete.


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