Image 4 of 15 from gallery of 14 Modern Buildings Receive Conservation Grants from the Getty Foundation. Exterior of Historic New England Gropius House in Lincoln, Mass. Image Courtesy of Historic New England
VILLA COOK, FRANCE // LE CORBUSIER // 1926 --- Said to be the first true 'cubic house'. Exemplifies Corbusier's five points of architecture: open plan, roof garden, piles, free facade and a sliding window.