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Walter Burley Griffin's "B.J. Ricker House" Grinnell, IA

Price:
$499,900

For Sale FEATURED

Agent Details:
Matthew Karjalahti




Matthew Karjalahti
RE/MAX Partners Realty
641-236-6683
641-260-0672
641-236-6682


Description:
The B.J. Ricker house is the fully realized accomplishment of two visionary Architects, Marion Mahony Griffin and Walter Burley Griffin. Maintained in close to original condition this stunning 2 story house with attached 2 car garage and enclosed cross shaped Veranda commands your attention as it seamlessly blends in with the surrounding property and the Iowa landscape. Built in Griffin's hallmark four pier method, with leaded art glass windows, light screens, and hand made tile fireplaces. Full walk-out basement. Just one block from Grinnell College, sitting on 3 lots in the North Grinnell Historical District is this one of a kind National Treasure. Here is your chance to own a national landmark designed in collaboration by two of the most successful architects to transition of out Frank Lloyd Wright's Oak Park studios. A chance to own a house designed by one of the first licensed female architects. A chance to live everyday in an incredible work of art. This is that opportunity. Call Matt Karjalahti at 641-260-0672 or email matt@remaxcentralia.com for additional information

MLS #:
35013273

Property Type:
Multi-use

Style:
Prairie

Lot Size (acres):
.9 acres

Size (square feet):
2952

Bathrooms:
3
Bedrooms:
5

Condition:
Move in ready

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Location:
1510 Broad Street Grinnell
50112 Iowa

Year Built:
1911

Visitors:
2876

Submission Date:
06-04-2017