Welcome to the Archives of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation. The purpose of this online database is to function as a tool for scholars, students, architects, preservationists, journalists and other interested parties. The archive consists of photographs, slides, articles and publications from Rudolph’s lifetime; physical drawings and models; personal photos and memorabilia; and contemporary photographs and articles.

Unless otherwise noted, all images and drawings are copyright © The Estate of Paul Rudolph and The Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation. Please speak with a representative of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation to get permission to use any drawings or photos. Drawings, sketches and other materials produced by Rudolph’s architectural office at the Library of Congress are maintained there for preservation, but the intellectual property rights belong to the Paul Rudolph Estate and Ernst Wagner, founder of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation.

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LOCATION
Address: 2040 NW 11th Road
City: Gainesville
State: Florida
Zip Code: 32605
Nation: United States
Google Maps Address: 29.66314, -82.35015

STATUS
Type: Residential
Status: Built

TECHNICAL DATA
Date(s): 1950-1951
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PROFESSIONAL TEAM
Client:
Architect: Ralph S. Twitchell
Associate Architect: Paul M. Rudolph
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Watson Residence

  • It was originally an elongated one-story structure, built in an arboraceous site.

  • The screened patio separates the living area and the bedrooms.

  • Canvas awning are included on the roof framing, so the shade can be adjusted according to the weather.

  • It was renovated sometime around 1975 and a second story was included.

  • It was deeded sometime around 2009 to Christina Tannen.

DRAWINGS - Design Drawings / Renderings

DRAWINGS - Construction Drawings

DRAWINGS - Shop Drawings

PHOTOS - Project Model

PHOTOS - During Construction

PHOTOS - Completed Project

PHOTOS - Current Conditions

LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION

RELATED DOWNLOADS

PROJECT BIBLIOGRAPHY
Domin, Christopher, et al. Paul Rudolph: the Florida Houses. Princeton Architectural Press, 2002.

“Chronological List of Works by Paul Rudolph, 1946-1974.” Architecture & Urbanism, Jan. 1975, p. 150.