Min | Day Architects
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Min | Day modern-pool

Min | Day

Saratoga, California, 2005
See also Saratoga House

To "complete" the north end of the ridge-top property we designed a vanishing-edge pool that dramatizes the plinth-like ridge with a gesture to the San Francisco Bay to the north. Subtle topographic manipulation and leveling afforded by the spoils from pool excavation help mitigate the inaccessible nature of the site while still offering the inhabitants a direct experience of the drama of the site. In keeping with the dictates of the house, we incorporated the required features of wheelchair-accessibility without allowing these to be seen as compromises.

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בריכה ודשא
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Damn. Love the wood, concrete & aqua with infinity edge.
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clean design pool
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navigation of slope through use of nib wall
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simple and gorgeous
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Very nice infinity pool - one of my husbands ideas :)
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