An Oklahoma dwelling designed by Frank Lloyd Wright is in the marketplace for $8 million. It's considered one of solely three constructions that the well-known architect designed within the state — have a look inside.

Regardless of his preliminary finances of $40,000, Jones ended up spending over $100,000 to construct Westhope, per the NRHP doc.

The living room.

The lounge.

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When Jones commissioned Wright to design the home in 1928, the architect’s design was estimated to price $65,000. However on account of price overruns, the ultimate quantity ballooned to over $100,000. 

Regardless of that, the unique roof that Wright constructed was susceptible to leaks, the NRHP doc stated, citing considered one of Jones’ sons.

In line with the son, Wright examined a brand new roofing methodology whereas constructing the Tulsa dwelling.

“It was a direct failure and through a heavy rainstorm, with runnels pouring via the ceiling and onto the brand new carpet, my mom, who held a excessive immunity to Frank’s charms, shrugged her shoulders and stated: ‘That is what we get for leaving a murals out within the rain!’” Jones’ son stated, per the NHRP doc.

Jones has two sons and the NHRP doc didn’t specify which ones was being referenced. 


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