The Heartwood House (aka 'Brubeck West'), is a famous cantilevered house designed by architect Beverley David Thorne in 1949 for jazz pianist Dave Brubeck and his wife Iola. The house is located at 6630 Heartwood Drive, in the Montclair District of the Oakland Hills. From 1954 to 1960 the Heartwood House was home to the growing Brubeck family.
Links and References
- Beverley Thorne Triangle Modernist Houses
Bev Thorne: Brubeck Home Designer All About Jazz
My Word: Brubeck's old Montclair home a monument to innovation Contra Costa Times
The Brubeck Home Oakland California 1958 - Calisphere California State Polytechnic University