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Tilley House

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1952, Gordon Ingraham and Elizabeth Wright Ingraham. 30 W. Mesa Rd.

Built into the hillside between retaining walls of surrounding properties, this simple, tile-block house with its outdoor deck enjoys a southern exposure. Elizabeth Wright Ingraham, architect and grand-daughter of Frank Lloyd Wright, collaborated with her husband on the Wrightian design of this house and designed several other Prairie Style residences, including a house in the Cole Heights neighborhood of Colorado Springs (1987), 3450 Broadmoor Valley Road.

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Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "Tilley House", [Colorado Springs, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-EP32.

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