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Architecturally Significant

In this list, we include homes designed by notable architects, as well as other homes notable for their architectural significance. Where the architect’s name is known, it is given, as is the year of completion.
All writer's residences are listed here alphabetically.
Houses can also be searched by category (geographical locations or affiliations).


Henry Adams
Hervé Alphand
Joseph Alsop
Isabel Weld Perkins Anderson
Annulet Andrews
Temple Bailey
Tallulah Bankhead
Natalie Clifford Barney

Clara Barton
Henry Bérenger
Ambrose Bierce
Henri Bonnet
Ben Bradlee
Emily Edson Briggs
Evangeline Bruce
Art Buchwald
Zenobia Camprubí Aymar
Helen Churchill Candee
Frank Carpenter
Alba de Céspedes
Paul Claudel
Rose Cleveland
Anna Julia Cooper
Ed Cox

Madeleine Vinton Dahlgren
Elmer Davis
Ward Dorrance
Frederick Douglass
Gabrielle Edgcomb
Nora Ephron
Jessie Benton Frémont
Betty Friedan
Carlos Fuentes


Samuel Gompers
Katherine Graham
Ulysses S. Grant
Charlotte Forten Grimké
Andrei Gromyko
Edward Everett Hale
John Hay
Christopher Hitchens
Herbert Hoover
L. Ron Hubbard
Langston Hughes
Zora Neale Hurston

Paul Jennings
Juan Ramón Jiménez
Jean Jules Jusserand
Trikoli Nath Kaul
John F. Kennedy
Francis Scott Key
Frances Parkinson Keyes
David Kresh
Muna Lee
Alice Roosevelt Longworth
Mabel Loomis Todd
Robert Lowell
Clare Boothe Luce
Archibald MacLeish
Evalyn Walsh McLean
Owen Meredith
Perle Mesta
Joseph Owono

Thomas Nelson Page
Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit
LaSalle Corbell Pickett
Cissy Patterson
Ezra Pound
Mary Roberts Rinehart
Eleanor Roosevelt
Anna Roosevelt Halsted
Elliott Roosevelt
James Roosevelt II
Theodore Roosevelt
Robert E. Sherwood
Wendell Phillips Stafford
Lawrence Stallings
Joseph Story
Mai-Mai Sze
Helen Herron Taft
Benjamin Ogle Tayloe
Tcheng Yu-Hsui
Mary Church Terrell
Margaret Truman
Rafael Heliodoro Valle
George Watterston
Emma Willard
Edith Bolling Galt Wilson
Carter G. Woodson
Yan Huiqing
Ahmos Zu-Bolton II