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Bowman Residence Living

The driving impetus for this Tarrytown residence was centered around creating a green and sustainable home. The owner-Architect collaboration was unique for this project in that the client was also the builder with a keen desire to incorporate LEED-centric principles to the design process. The original home on the lot was deconstructed piece by piece, with 95% of the materials either reused or reclaimed. The home is designed around the existing trees with the challenge of expanding the views, yet creating privacy from the street. The plan pivots around a central open living core that opens to the more private south corner of the lot. The glazing is maximized but restrained to control heat gain. The residence incorporates numerous features like a 5,000-gallon rainwater collection system, shading features, energy-efficient systems, spray-foam insulation and a material palette that helped the project achieve a five-star rating with the Austin Energy Green Building program.

Photography by Adam Steiner
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Kendrick Mitchell wrote:
Where did the windows and doors come from?
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The windows are Marvin with wood screens.
January 9, 2014 at 6:38am   
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Chickering Place wrote:
What is the tile used around the fireplace and tv? color and mfg?
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It is Texas Shellstone from a local quarry.
August 5, 2013 at 7:04am     
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Really wonderful, clean look!
August 21, 2013 at 10:45am     
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coope08 wrote:
Who makes the sliding doors?
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amackjr wrote:
What is the floor material?
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zykorie
Oh. Would you email it to me too. I'll send you a mesage. THX!
July 8, 2013 at 11:37am   
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designideas4me
yes please. Ilovemybear2010@gmail.com. Also can you refer me to the concrete contractor so I may ask questions on options to stain or paint the concrete floor I have . Thank you again.
July 8, 2013 at 1:04pm   
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hsaunders02 wrote:
Square footage? - I was wondering what the square footage of the entire house is?
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3,711 total heated square feet.
October 18, 2012 at 6:54am   
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gadalw wrote:
Fireplace - Who makes the fireplace?
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Napoleon 5 ribbon
June 18, 2012 at 12:10pm   
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Be sure contact LJ Interiors for specific interiors questions! http://www.lj-interiors.com/
June 28, 2012 at 8:06am   
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