This is a non-exhaustive bucket list of houses designed in the modern era that are judged in the following criteria;
The house’s mark on the history of architecture through cultural impact.
The house designed by a well recognized architect and each architect is limited to a single entry.
The house is unanimously acclaimed as beautiful in regards to form, context and craft.
The list might be updated and modified from time to time.
In no particular order;
1. Fallingwater / Frank Lloyd Wright
2. Villa Savoye / Le Corbusier
3. Farnsworth House / Mies van der Rohe
4. Villa Mairea / Alvar Aalto
5. Villa Malaparte / Adalberto Libera
6. Glass House / Philip Johnson
7. Douglas House / Richard Meier
8. Koshino House / Tadao Ando
9. House at Riva San Vitale / Mario Botta
10. Upper Lawn Pavillion / Alison & Peter Smithson