Mrs. Thomas H. Gale Residence (1904), Oak Park, Illinois


The Mrs. Thomas H. Gale Residence was designed about 1904 and constructed in 1909. Roughly square in plan, this plaster-surfaced, wood-trimmed Prairie house is often suggested as the spiritual ancestor of Fallingwater in its use of cantilever design.

 
Location: 6 Elizabeth Court, Oak Park, IL 60302
Private residence.
 


Sources:
William Allin Storrer, The Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright (1995), #98.