For this house “contextual” means focusing the good view and taking the bad view out of focus. In order to accomplish this, the form of the house was inspired by horse blinders. Conceived as two tubes with directed views, one tube is for entertaining and the other one for sleeping. Directly across the street from the house is a lake, “the good view.” On all other sides of the h... more »
The master bath features a free-standing soaking tub and his-and-hers vanities. Through the open water closet door can be seen a transom window, which allows natural light in from the vestibule. The shower, opposite the water closet, features a similar transom window.
Larry Malvin Photography
This whole house renovation done by Harry Braswell Inc. used Virginia Kitchen's design services (Erin Hoopes) and materials for the bathrooms, laundry and kitchens. The custom millwork was done to replicate the look of the cabinetry in the open concept family room. This completely custom renovation was eco-friend and is obtaining leed certification. Photos courtesy Greg Hadl... more »