1939 Usonian in Portage, IN (Frank Lloyd Wright) – $1,195,000

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Added to OHD on 10/1/20   -   Last OHD Update: 10/1/20   -   11 Comments
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43 Cedar Trl, Portage, IN 46368

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  • $1,195,000
  • 4 Bed
  • 4 Bath
  • 3696 Sq Ft
  • 0.31 Ac.
Magnificent, historic Frank Lloyd Wright home in the coveted lakefront community of Ogden Dunes! Feast your eyes and your senses on this beautiful, one-of-a-kind 2-story masterpiece! Set on multiple landscaped, wooded lots, this beauty offers 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, a large inviting living room, open dining/kitchen area, spacious rec room for entertaining, 2 fireplaces (for those cozy winter nights), master bedroom suite, sauna, large screen porch, roomy detached garage with 4-car capacity, and carport. This special home has been meticulously maintained, and is therefore being sold as is, as disclosed. Call today for your private showing, before it is gone! It's not only a home, but a work of art!
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Lauren E DeFauw, McColly Real Estate
219-762-9000 / 219-928-0796
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11 Comments on 1939 Usonian in Portage, IN (Frank Lloyd Wright) – $1,195,000

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  1. Kelly, OHDKelly, OHD says: 11877 comments
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    1901 Folk Victorian
    Chestatee, GA

    There are more photos of the listing showing more details, additional room views.

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  2. evelynwalkerevelynwalker says: 91 comments
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    Oakland, CA

    I absolutely love this home. Warmth infuses every room. It’s wonderful that updates have been made very carefully not to interrupt the original character.

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  3. JullesJulles says: 534 comments
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    No one designs houses like FLW. As beautiful and modern as it was when it was built. This could happily be my forever home if I won the lottery!

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  4. Sarah with a hSarah with a h says: 85 comments
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    1906 Victorian
    West Des Moines, IA

    I grew up in a town of 11,000 in Iowa that had two Frank Lloyd Wright homes! The homes are in a class of their own!
    This one is stunning!!

    9
  5. Beautiful house, beautiful setting.

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  6. Ogden Dunes is a great place to live – not to nitpick, but they would never say they lived in Portage (I spent a big chunk of my childhood and vacations nearby in the Dunes)!

    Beautiful condition too. There are a lot (or were, a lot of been lost to McMansions) of houses by Chicago modernists in the dunes, especially to the east of here, even a Neutra house.

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  7. KarenZKarenZ says: 1200 comments
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    It is amazing to me that this home was built 81 years ago and really looks like it could have been built yesterday! I love the sauna in the bathroom! I don’t really know a lot about architecture, but I’m learning a bit on this site! FLW really was a visionary! I don’t live too far from his Fallingwater design and may go in the next couple of weeks to take some photos.

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  8. leighlevleighlev says: 73 comments
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    1905 victorian vernacular
    Stone Mountain, GA

    Although I really appreciate MCM’s artistic design, they’re not usually my cup of tea to live in. This one though…

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  9. BlindOracleBlindOracle says: 11 comments
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    1953 Tract
    St Petersburg, FL

    I want to hang out in that ‘forest’ room

    9
  10. ctmeddctmedd says: 179 comments

    This home is amazing. It’s not my preferred style, but it’s wonderful to see it in mint condition. I love all of the windows and the trees.

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  11. jaygeejaygee says: 1 comments

    What a beauty! It was purchased around 1958 by John Peterson,who extended/restored/renovated the house in 1964. One of Wright’s apprentices,John Howe,was the architect for those changes.

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