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The Line House

The steep site on which this residence is located dictated the use of a retaining wall to create a level grade. This retaining wall, or “the line”, became the driving element behind the parti of the home and serves to organize the program for the clients. The rituals of daily life fall into place along the line which is expressed as sandblasted exposed concrete and modular block. Three aspects of a house were seperated in this project: Thinking, Living, & Doing. ‘Thinking’ is done in the library, the main house is for ‘living’, and ‘doing’ is in the shop. While each space is separated by walls and windows they are nonetheless connected by “the line”.

Sustainability is married in equal parts to the concept of The Line House. The residence is located along an east/west axis to maximize the benefits of daylighting and solar heat gain. Operable windows maximize natural cross ventilation and reduce the need for air conditioning. Photo Credit: Michael Robinson
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This photo has 4 questions

amstew70 wrote:
Chairs - Please list the manufacturer of the arm chairs.
   Comment   June 13, 2013
jane wrote:
What is the railing system you used on the deck ? Thanks !
   Comment   May 27, 2013
steveholst wrote:
I love the deck material. What is it?
     Comment   January 24, 2013
dneema wrote:
What type of tiles on the balcony? - What material and color are these beautiful tiles on the balcony. From the picture I would guess porcelain in a matte dark brown?
     Comment   July 10, 2012

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