Situated in a Landmarks district, a desired modern addition to this historic 1880’s home proved to be challenging. An aesthetic "bridge" had to span both the desires of our client and the stringent requirements of the Chicago Landmarks Commission.
Before and after showing the smaller former house. Landmarks would not allow additional spaces into the sideyard, therefore the addition pushed straight back into the exisitng garage space.-Paul Benigno
Before and after showing the old relationship of the house to the large bow truss garage and the new glassy transition space.-Paul Benigno