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Bowman Kitchen contemporary kitchen

Bowman Kitchen

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.

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Imran Shahid wrote:
Fan - Where can I buy the fan?
   Comment   November 9, 2013
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November 11, 2013 at 7:15am   
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reedo wrote:
whats the wood on island?
     Comment   October 25, 2013
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The island wood is book-matched Pecan, and the counter top is Caesarstone.
October 25, 2013 at 6:49am   
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What color is the caeserstone? Thx!
April 6, 2014 at 7:37pm   
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Marino Homebuilders wrote:
where can i buy the fireplace
   Comment   July 21, 2013
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It is a Napoleon 5 ribbon fireplace.
July 22, 2013 at 7:12am   
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kelvyjones wrote:
What type of stone is used on the fireplace?
   Comment   June 5, 2013
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It is Texas shellstone from a local quarry.
June 6, 2013 at 6:33am   
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Great! Thanks!
June 10, 2013 at 7:16pm   
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tiffannb wrote:
I'm curious about the island sink here... is it an illusion or is it really long and narrow?
   Comment   July 28, 2012
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Wow Great Place
Koehler has several sizes, check out their site! I think the
longest is 60"
August 15, 2012 at 7:14am   
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Thanks - I will check them out!
August 15, 2012 at 7:18am   
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rcpatterson wrote:
Is the floorplan for this home posted online somewhere?
   Comment   June 4, 2012
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Would you email me the floor plans?
February 9, 2014 at 5:58pm   
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Can you email me the plans Would love to know isle measurements. Thanks
March 24, 2014 at 8:16am   
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kavanagh57 wrote:
Flooring - Concrete color?
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It is a stained concrete by Thomas Family concrete
June 14, 2012 at 3:14pm     
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minni wrote:
Great Ceiling fan!! Who is manufacture? thank you!!
   Comment   April 2, 2012
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I meant over the island. Thanks?
April 4, 2012 at 5:29am   
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The pendant lights over the island are from Design Within Reach
August 31, 2012 at 6:29am   
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mgbraatz6 wrote:
Dining room lights - Where are they from?
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Solaria Lighting
June 18, 2012 at 6:56am   
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emilybw80 wrote:
Pendants - Who makes the pendants?
   Comment   April 16, 2014
hlutz1 wrote:
who make the cooler, and the dimesions?
   Comment   March 8, 2013
shivang122 wrote:
Sq Footage + Floorplans - What is the sq footage of this home? Can you email floorplans to me?
   Comment   November 16, 2012

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