Leon Clayton Meyer (June 24, 1924 – February 3, 2003) was a Bay Area architect noted for designing round houses in the 1950s-1970s.

Meyer's firm was Meyer and Taylor Modern Structures. Meyer and his family lived in one of the houses he designed on Balboa Drive. 1


5727 Balboa Drive
CC SA-BY Our Oakland

  • 46 Melvin Court (built for the Nolan family in 1967)
  • 5727 Balboa Drive (built for Meyer's family)
  • 6939 Paso Robles Drive (built in 1974 with a square addition constructed in 1991)
  • 581 Putah Creek Dr., Lake Berryessa/Napa

At some point Meyer moved to Escondido, CA (near San Diego). 2

Links and References

  1. 'King of the Round House' on Eichler Network
  2. License Search on CA Architects Board