Nature and industry come together in a house in Washington
The House from today’s post is one of a family of Seattle, who wanted to completely change their life after retirement. They moved to Washington and became holder of this beautiful work of architecture.They have commissioned the architect with the task to make the space according to their needs. It should show neither too much nor too little of their lifestyle.
The House at a glance
Who lives here: A few, which soon goes into the pension.Where is it: port Ludlow, WashingtonSize: 750 square meters, two bedrooms and two bathrooms
In the left part of the building there are a dining, a lounge and a kitchen. A close Tower is located on the right side. There, the home offices of the two were placed side by side. A clearly differentiated wing is also right. On the first floor was the guest room and the master bedroom in the second.
Before the large top loading Windows, it has purposed Large curtains which protect against the strong incidence of light. Through the variety of thinner and thicker corrugated steel one has given this industrial element applied use. The mixture of elements of industrial and natural way was continued by different materials throughout the House.
the main living comes before a much wider, than it is actually
Has done through the widespread use of glass walls. This area is converts in a porch-like area in the fall.
It has expanded as much as possible the sun terrace
On the far left side, there is a grill. Also the approx. 2.5 m wide canopy serves as protection in bad weather.
The House has many sustainable structures including an environmentally-conscious wall construction, which contributes for the better insulation and thus less consumption of the electricity.
Other tools of this kind are:
-Wide window surfaces, which provide for the penetration of natural light
-Large overhangs for protection from Sun and rain
-Again processed constructions made of stainless steel for maximum endurance
-Heat pump for maximum energy efficiency
-Sustainable surface and materials, including linoleum floors, eco-friendly paints and carpets made of wool
Cast glass coffee table
The shape of this piece of furniture was inspired by rock structures. Natural materials and industrial technologies come together here and the whole thing was covered with sapphire glass. The table surface and the base have been cut by water jet.
materials for the outdoor show a mix of metal, wood, glass and are easy to maintain
Red cedar wood on the underside of overhangs provides a warmer atmosphere.
Right the tower with the Home Office is located in the outdoor area and the same contains also a staircase.
The entrance is very narrow, but he ensures a very dramatic mood
The front door leads into a small hallway. This is parallel and closed for the prospect.
The staircase is the combination of metal and wood, which is located in the outdoor area. The stairs are from the same IPE wood like the floor.
Glass walls on the ground floor to accommodate the kitchen and the dining area to
You undertook extra measures to avoid the stains in the wood construction. It has the chandelier and the speakers were placed in wooden panels. The type of distribution of the wood strips to the ceiling is the same type as this combination of stainless steel and wood on the walls.
hanging lights over the kitchen countertop look objectively but really original Compact Office corner – from home work
The Home Office on the second floor is the woman and this has made Zebra wood and Sapeli Maß built-in table. Just great, Yes!
Cosy and confidential-of-the-art bedrooms