National Register Properties in Oklahoma

H.E. LEDBETTER HOUSE

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DESCRIPTION: DESIGNED BY BRUCE GOFF IN 1947 AND COMPLETED IN 1948, THE LEDBETTER HOUSE REPRESENTS THE DESIGN MATURITY OF GOFF AFTER WORLD WAR II. BASED ON A SERIES OF DESIGNS USING A COMPOSITE GEOMETRY, THE LEDBETTER HOUSE CONTRASTS NATURAL FORMS AND MATERIALS WITH MODERN OR EVEN FUTURISTIC ELEMENTS. OF NOTE IS THE SAUCER-SHAPED CARPORT SUSPENDED BY THIN CABLES. LISTED IN NATIONAL REGISTER 6/14/01.

NR ID Number 01000655

Historic Name

H.E. LEDBETTER HOUSE

Current Name

LEDBETTER/TAYLOR HOUSE

Project Name 

BRUCE GOFF DESIGNED RESOURCES IN OKLAHOMA MPS
Latitude 35.20752
Longitude -97.45131

Address

701 W BROOKS

City

NORMAN

County

CLEVELAND

County code

027

Lot

Block

Section SW 1/4, 31

Township

9N

Range

2W
Type BUILDING
Historic Function  DOMESTIC/SINGLE DWELLING
Current Function DOMESTIC/SINGLE DWELLING
Area Significance 1 ARCHITECTURE
Area Significance 2
Architect / Builder BRUCE GOFF
Date Prepared  1/20/99
Year Built 1948
Original Site  YES
Architectural  Style OTHER: MODERNISM/ORGANIC
Roof Material  ASPHALT
Wall Material SANDSTONE
Window Material  METAL
Door Material WOOD
Decorative Detail
Condition FAIR

 
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