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.
Address: 144 Upland Road
Zip Code: 02140
Nation: United States
Google Maps Address: 42.38661, -71.12466
Date(s): 1913 (original construction); 1958 (Rudolph remodel); 2016 (Renovation/Remodel)
Site Area: 8,712 s.f.
Floor Area: 3 beds, 2-1/2 baths; 3,432 s.f. ground floor with a full basement (6,864 s.f. total)
Floors (Above Ground): 1
Architect: Paul Rudolph (1958); Ruhl Studio Architects (2016)
Structural: Roome + Guarracino (2016)
MEP: Vappi, Symmes & Maini (1958); ZED Mechanical Consulting (2016)
Contractor: Stanley I. Phalen (1958); S+H Construction (2016)
Subcontractor(s): Kitchen Style, Inc. (2016 - cabinetry)
The original building was built as a commercial garage in 1913, it was converted into a private residence by Rudolph in 1958.
Paul has preserved the bay divisions from the original plan and separated different rooms of the house through the large central living space.
It was featured in Architectural Record Houses of 1960.
It was sold in 2014 to Alexander Broich and was renovated by Ruhl Studio in 2016.
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
“3 Architects Win Awards.” Saratosa Herald Tribune, February 25, 1960. p.26
Brazwell Evans, Edith. “What's Right with Architecture". Architectural Record 127 (Mid-May 1960)