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HOUSE as MACHINE for living
       
     
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Rear view from garden
       
     
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rear view from deck
       
     
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KITCHEN
       
     
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Powder Room
       
     
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View from rear garden
       
     
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HOUSE as MACHINE for living
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street view

The aluminum and glass gate slides open to a garden entry court

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entry view

steps through the garden lead to the front door where an entry canopy provides shelter

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dining room at entry

The dining room is situated between the entry garden and the side yard garden.

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Rear view from garden

The primarily wood frame house utilizes steel beams and primary columns to open up the plan of the house.

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rear view from garden

office room floats from steel deck above

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rear view from deck

The steel trellis serves as a structural member to allow for maximum glass exposure.

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rear view from deck

The glass line creates a thin veil between the inside to the outside.

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KITCHEN
       
     
KITCHEN

Granite counter, custom aluminum framed cabinets with tempered glass doors fabricated by FA.

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View from entry

Glass treads on a painted steel frame fabricated from standard steel parts and pieces.

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View of Entry from Living Room

Slate floors from sustainable quarry.

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Powder Room
       
     
Powder Room

The Landing of the stair above is the ceiling for the shower. Custom powder coated aluminum framed cabinets and solid walnut cabinet fabricated by FA.

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View from rear garden
       
     
View from rear garden

The House, sits a gentle slope, 3 stories, that follow the contour of the topography and the surrounding trees. The lowest level, translucent, illuminates the rear yard.