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Horsepen

Horsepen

Posted by on Feb 20, 2013 in Single Project, Uncategorized |

Horsepen was included in the book Great Houses on a Budget in 2005.  A simple 20×28 footprint squeezes within a limited buildable area, with open living/kitchen space above two bedrooms and a bath below.  The large corner windows inflect views to a green space to the...

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Syria

Syria

Posted by on Feb 17, 2013 in Single Project |

Syria – small single family residence, completed in 2012.  The house sits on the east slope of the Blue Ridge Mountains, on an existing hillside meadow.  The site overlooks Graves Mountain, Big Tom and the town of Syria in the valley below.  Program includes...

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BH Cottage

BH Cottage

Posted by on Feb 14, 2013 in Single Project, Uncategorized |

BH Cottage is an interior renovation and addition to an early 1800’s era log cabin on the same site as the Broom Hollow home.  The existing exterior form and finishes were retained, with past small additions removed.  The new addition wraps one corner in a low,...

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HighWire

HighWire

Posted by on Feb 11, 2013 in Single Project |

HighWire is a 3 level residence just inland of Venice Beach, Florida, along a waterway. Raised on a cast concrete frame, there is parking at grade, a screened, open air mid level, to be infilled at a later date, and a large open living space up top. There are minimal...

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Longhouse

Longhouse

Posted by on Feb 8, 2013 in Single Project |

Longhouse was completed in 2006.  Single level plan is universally accessible.  Three volumes under a continuous roof bend to follow contours and the lake shore.  The copper roof is configured to receive photovoltaic panels in the...

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NOLA Cross Quarter

NOLA Cross Quarter

Posted by on Feb 5, 2013 in Single Project |

Cross Quarter is a new single family residence designed for New Orleans LA.  Taking cues from traditional forms and proportions like the shotgun house, but raised on piers above the floodzone.  The south facing gallery (wrapped porch) provides sun shading for all but the...

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