Farnsworth House

14520 River Rd.
Plano, Illinois

Historic Document

Farnsworth House is located in Kendall County, Illinois certified as a historic location on Thursday October 07, 2004. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, more specifically a Single Dwelling. Farnsworth House was nominated by as a historic location by State Government, Other based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture.

Farnsworth House Information

Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1951
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig
Architectural Style: Miesian
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Farnsworth House Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 70
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 2
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 2
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Plano Historic Locations Kendall County Historic Locations Illinois Historic Locations