Ramirez Solar House
"The 1944 Ramirez Solar House in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area is an early historic example of passive solar design. The house was designed by Henry N. Wright ~ brief article w/ fine map of the buildings & grounds here ~ crm.cr.nps.gov/archive/25-03/25-03-19.pdf The original house "Golden Spring" w/ a fantastic bluestone foundation was built in 1909 ... The whole remains a disconcerting work, late victorian rustic baronial style with the overlay of mid-century modern. The long neglected landscaping is especially haunting against the steady roar of the creek rushing through the gorge.
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