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Frank Lloyd Wright’s 1907-1912 masterpiece commissioned for philanthropists Avery and Queene Coonley is on the market. The home, located at 281 Bloomingbank Road in the western suburb of Riverside, Illinois, is priced at $1.8 million. The 6,000-square-foot “living room wing” of the original Coonley compound underwent extensive restoration in recent years.  The “bedroom wing,” separated from the main house, sold for $355,000 in 2015.

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The Coonley House, 2016

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Garden elevation, circa 1911

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Looking toward the reflecting pool

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Side elevation affords substantial privacy

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Wright’s signature planters adorn the reflecting pool area

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The living room exemplifies Wright’s ability to create an indoor sylvan environment. Note the fern-themed murals on each side of the fireplace.

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Detail of murals, as created by Wright’s interior architect George Niedecken.

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The murals can also be viewed here.

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The kitchen reflects the sensitive restoration.

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The master bedroom provides abundant space with privacy.

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