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FINNE Architects

The Mazama Cabin is located at the end of a beautiful meadow in the Methow Valley, on the east slope of the North Cascades Mountains in Washington state. The 1500 SF cabin is a superb place for a weekend get-a-way, with a garage below and compact living space above. The roof is “lifted” by a continuous band of clerestory windows, and the upstairs living space has a large glass wall facing a beautiful view of the mountain face known locally as Goat Wall. The project is characterized by sustainable cedar siding and
recycled metal roofing; the walls and roof have 40% higher insulation values than typical construction.

The cabin will become a guest house when the main house is completed in late 2012.
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lubasah wrote:
Does the slanted roof has gutters.
   Comment   January 1, 2014
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Hi,
Thanks for your question about the Mazama garage/guest house. I have attached a photo of the main house under construction. Since this project is in the North Cascades, with up to 6-feet of snow during some winters, the house does not have gutters. The snow and ice just ruin the gutters. However, there are roof overhangs of up to 5-feet, to keep the roof water away from the house.



January 1, 2014 at 11:33am   
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Interior - What does the inside of this garage look like? I like the design of the outside.
   Comment   February 10, 2013
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Thanks so much for your question about our Mazama cabin. Unfortunately, we did not shoot interior photos. Sorry about that!
--Nils Finne, AIA
February 10, 2013 at 6:47pm     
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Lindsey M. Roberts added this to Clerestory Windows Are Tops at Ushering in Light
When you're considering adding clerestory windows for more natural daylight, also consider how much heat you want to add. Clerestory windows on the south-facing side of your house will generate more warmth from the sun in winter.The clerestory windows on this retreat by Finne Architects in the Cascade Mountains in eastern Washington not only add light and heat during the snowy season, but also visually lift the roof. This prevents the building from looking too top heavy, especially when it's piled with snow.

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Clerestory for living room
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(2 of 2) The Mazama Cabin is located at the end of a beautiful meadow in the Methow Valley, on the east slope of the North Cascades Mountains in Washington state. The 1500 SF cabin is a superb place for a weekend get-a-way, with a garage below and compact living space above. The roof is “lifted” by a continuous band of clerestory windows, and the upstairs living space has a large glass wall facing a beautiful view of the mountain face known locally as Goat Wall.
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could be a potential garage design
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Fantastic!!!!
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not so much the slant but the way it could be built into bank.
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Second story is larger.
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Look at snow
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Clerestroy Windows. Pros- Nice for light
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March 1, 2014
Roof
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February 27, 2014
clerestory windows. pros, hard for people to look into, very cool and different looking. Cons, don't add a lot of light or energy, more for the looks. I would put these windows across the side of my house.
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blend materials...
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February 24, 2014
another example of clerestory. To match rest of house, could add muntins, too?
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roof line and garage
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clerestory windows with roof overhang
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Roof and garages.
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trapazoid windows
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Clerestory windows an front angle are very contemporary yet mid-century modern.
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size, garages
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barn/garage
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Garage clerestory windows
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garage window idea
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Great design for a garage
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Sloped roof
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same as before
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Inlaw Suite above Garage
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Looks real cool
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January 5, 2014
Cool cabin
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Full length roof
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Sloped slab roof as alternative to gambrel and 12:12 single peak roof. We would still want an accessible 1.5 story space under the roof line in which to build a half bath, sitting/sleeping space and storage.
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Skill ion windows
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Clerestory windows on the south-facing side of your house will generate more warmth from the sun in winter.
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office on top of garage
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clerestory windows
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wood
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roof and upper windows
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like the slanting roof for snow and cheaper construction
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slim windows over the garage and angle of the roof.. could be used for 72 Pascal garages as a way to "anchor" the house? Also, use the floating windows as a theme across the house?
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slim windows above garage -- carry this over through the house?
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#2
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garage underneath
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Garage idea
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garage!!!
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neat garage
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garge
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garage with workshop above
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Nice Garage, Very good lines.
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Clerestory windows
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if this was all glass around back
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This
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Modern garage.
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More snow
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high lights on non-window side
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garage
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Clerestory windows
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Clerestory Windows
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I LIKE THIS SHED BECAUSE IT IS PRETY
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narrow windows at top of front garage wall
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roofline
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garage apartment
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small light
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interesting gargage
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shape roof
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Wow
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Garage with loft space above
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celestory windows
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Cabin garage
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side view
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Glazing Detail
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Top windows
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Overhangs with lighting, clerestory windows, wood siding
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angles and privacy
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Roof
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back of cabin
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out building
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December 6, 2012
Almost exactly what I am looking for. Minus garage doors.
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roof
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cool look. in bedroom or kitchen??
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pool house
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Belle forme
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celestory windows
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Cladding
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clerestory windows under canted metal roof line
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Seattle counrtry haouse
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Scott - Mazama Cabin again
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cool!
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Garage
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color of the siding for 588. looks good w/black trim
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so cool!!
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Mazama Cabin
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roofline windows
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The Mazama Cabin is located at the end of a beautiful meadow in the Methow Valley, on the east slope of the North Cascades Mountains in Washington state. The 1500 SF cabin is a superb place for a weekend get-a-way, with a garage below and compact living space above. The roof is “lifted” by a continuous band of clerestory windows, and the upstairs living space has a large glass wall facing a beautiful view of the mountain face known locally as Goat Wall. The project is characterized by sustain...
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Roof lines, windows, bonus room over garage.
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Ski house
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Interesting use of space
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This is how I envision the exterior of my beach cabin.
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1500 square feet
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Slanted roof and high windows
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cool roof line
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Side windows
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high lights with a flair
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clerestory windows
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If we reverse the roof angle???
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Huis??
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Turn the roof 90 degrees and put solar panels on it
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clerestory windows — those shallow panes of glass at the top of a wall
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Easy to close up and leave secure
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Windows for light
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