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6472 Old Lake Shore Road, Derby, NY 14047
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SBL: 193.00-1-4
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Graycliff Conservancy
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Physical Description

Prairie style house

Current Condition

Good condition, used for tours


  • Designed by the famous architect Frank Lloyd Wright, it was built between 1926 and 1931
  • It served as the summer home to Isabelle R. Martin and her husband, Buffalo entrepreneur Darwin D. Martin

Recent Events and Actions Taken

  • It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places and is also a New York State Landmark in 1998

Other Pertinent Facts

  • Graycliff is considered to be one of Wright's most important mid-career works in his Organic Style
  • Sometimes referred to as "The Jewel on the Lake"


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Added 2013-04-03 • Last changed 2016-10-28