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Mt Baker Residence, Seattle, United States

Wednesday 30 Jul 2008
 

Mountain dwelling of modernity

 
Mt Baker Residence by Pb Elemental Architecture in Seattle, United States
 
 
Mt Baker Residence by Pb Elemental Architecture in Seattle, United States Mt Baker Residence by Pb Elemental Architecture in Seattle, United States Mt Baker Residence by Pb Elemental Architecture in Seattle, United States Mt Baker Residence by Pb Elemental Architecture in Seattle, United States Mt Baker Residence by Pb Elemental Architecture in Seattle, United States Mt Baker Residence by Pb Elemental Architecture in Seattle, United States
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Overlooking downtown Seattle, Mt Baker Residence adds modern panache to the mountain-side 

The Mt. Baker Residence is perched on a steep slope high above street level. Massive façade windows and a 400 sq ft roof top deck capture sweeping views of the Rainier Valley to Downtown Seattle. Column-like windows on side elevations of the home provide vertically-strong views, placed to respect the privacy of the adjacent neighbors.

The 2,470 sq ft home includes four bedrooms, two and a half baths, and a large open living floor. On the top level, 12 ft tall ceilings and walls of glass allow large amounts of natural light to create a grand space for kitchen, dining, and living.

Additionally, the home includes a separate one bedroom apartment unit (635 sq ft) on the lower level, complete with a wrap-around patio. The structure was conceived as the juxtaposition of three pure volumes, each containing a unique programmatic element. Each element is emphasized by material cladding; cedar panel, cement board, concrete, and marine plywood.

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Pb Elemental Architecture
www.elementalarchitecture.com
 
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