|Measured Drawings of Pope-Leighey
House 1964 (HABS No. VA–638). Pope-Leighey House. Mount Vernon Vicinity,
Fairfax County, Virginia.
||The National Trust for Historic
Preservation and The National Park Service.
||Set includes nine sheets and 1
envelope. "Usonian House." Frank Lloyd Wright designed this house, which
was built in 1940 for Loren B. Pope. An example of Wright's "Usonian
House," the structure, in danger of demolition in 1965 for a highway
right-of-way in Falls Church, Fairfax County, was saved, moved and
restored by Mrs. Robert A. Leighey, The National Trust for Historic
Preservation and The National Park Service. This important American
Architectural Monument was relocated...