John Residence Addition
Shoreline residence addition
The original entry opened directly into the living room. The new design makes the most of a tight area, separating the entry from the dining room and giving it a better relationship to the living room. An operable transom over the front door provides additional light and natural ventilation.
The original entry opened directly into the dining room. The addition made the most of a constricted space between the kitchen, dining room, and existing fireplace to provide an entry separated from the dining room and with a better relationship to the living room. An operable transom over the door provides natural light and ventilation. An overhang above the entry protects ...More
Shoreline Residence Addition
The existing house had no sense of entry. The space between the fireplace, dining room, and kitchen was very constricted. The front door opened directly into the dining room. The new design provides a separated entry. The windows are configured to balance natural light with privacy from the street, which is at a higher elevation, and provide shading from the western sun.