Family room - contemporary family room idea in Kansas City with white walls

Curved House

Contemporary Family Room, Kansas City

The Curved House is a modern residence with distinctive lines. Conceived in plan as a U-shaped form, this residence features a courtyard that allows for a private retreat to an outdoor pool and a custom fire pit. The master wing flanks one side of this central space while the living spaces, a pool cabana, and a view to an adjacent creek form the remainder of the perimeter. A signature masonry wall gently curves in two places signifying both the primary entrance and the western wall of the pool cabana. An eclectic and vibrant material palette of brick, Spanish roof tile, Ipe, Western Red Cedar, and various interior finish tiles add to the dramatic expanse of the residence. The client’s interest in suitability is manifested in numerous locations, which include a photovoltaic array on the cabana roof, a geothermal system, radiant floor heating, and a design which provides natural daylighting and views in every room. Photo Credit: Mike Sinclair
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Susan M wrote:November 5, 2011
  • nspira
    9 years ago
    Looks like something I have seen with porcelanosa tile
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    Soho Tiles
    7 years ago
    Hello, it looks like Eramosa natural polished porcelain 12x24 , that we sell a lot. I personally like it very much and , have done many floors. Thanks
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