leaving the house without usable outdoor space except for a narrow areaway.
The new Owners wished to transform the building back into a single residence and desired the existing small rooms to be opened as much as possible and to have a loft-like feel.
To accomplish this, all of the interior partitions were
of the house, while the upper two floors have more private bedrooms and studies. The second floor Living Room is reached by a glass & steel bridge that spans across the first floor Breakfast Room. The upper portion of this sequence opens to a roof deck. Two skylights punctuate the steel stair with natural