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Bowman Residence Outdoor Living contemporary-patio
 

Bowman Residence Outdoor 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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englishtheriot wrote:
What are the dimensions of this patio? Thanks.
   Comment   March 7, 2013
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Can you please answer? Thanks.
March 20, 2013 at 8:19AM   
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Character Custom Builders wrote:
Who is the manufaturer of the windows and doors? How is the exterior finished around the doors and windows?
   Comment   June 27, 2012
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These are Marvin doors and windows with wood screens. I'll look a little more into how they are finished out.
July 3, 2012 at 8:04AM   
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aes13 wrote:
how tall are the ceilings on the patio?
   Comment   April 28, 2012
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Perfection Plus Painting
15'
April 28, 2012 at 9:00PM   
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They are 12'
July 13, 2012 at 7:04AM   
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aes13 wrote:
what is the brick-like material on the wall in between the windows and outdoor kitchen? thanks!
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Austin Cut Limestone
June 14, 2012 at 3:11PM   
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turleen wrote:
What kind of propane fire devices could be used in a screen room? - Would like to know if it's OK to have an open fire either in a sun room or a screen room.
   Comment   August 12, 2014
edorocks wrote:
Can you tell me the material on the patio floor?
   Comment   March 7, 2014
houston50 wrote:
patio furniture - where did you source the patio furniture?
   Comment   November 19, 2013
ldhevent wrote:
Amazing house! What tile material did you use on patio?
   Comment   November 4, 2013
semcg wrote:
What is the material on the floor and is it slippery when wet?
     Comment   July 16, 2012

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