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

MLS #: 35013273
Listing Type: For Sale
Property Type: Multi-use
Price: $499,900
Location: 1510 Broad Street
Grinnell
Iowa 50112
Style: Prairie
Year Built: 1911
Half Bathrooms: 1
Lot Size (acres): .9 acres
Size (square feet): 2,952
Condition: Move in ready
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Submission Date: 06-04-2017
Last Update: 06-15-2017
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Agent Details: Matthew Karjalahti
Company Name: RE/MAX Partners Realty
Phone Number: 641-236-6683
Fax: 641-236-6682
Cell Number: 641-260-0672
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
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South cross shaped veranda


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