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Sustainable urban home offers sweeping views over Seattle skyline

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This contemporary 4,815 square foot sustainable urban home was designed by Prentiss Balance Wickline Architects, located in Seattle, Washington. The exterior facade features a compact form designed to maximize views of the home’s surroundings, while responding to its micro climate. Sustainable features were integrated into the architecture, including a rainwater collection system on the roof. This […]



Minimalist penthouse apartment overlooking the Seattle skyline

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Rocky Rochon Design was responsible for the complete interior renovation of this expansive 4,500 square foot penthouse apartment located in Seattle, Washington. The designer was tasked with creating an urban space for a professional couple with no children. The master bedroom suite needed to have a direct adjacency to both the kitchen and exterior living […]

Cozy urban retreat designed to maximize Olympic mountain views

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This deliciously designed urban retreat was commissioned by DeForest Architects, located in Seattle, Washington. The residence was designed to maximize views of the Sound and Olympic Mountains. Another central focus of the design was create art gallery walls to highlight the homeowner’s extensive collection of Northwest Art. The architects conceived a dramatic central staircase comprised of steel and glass. […]

Renovation unveils a mid-century modern jewel in Seattle

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This striking mid-century modern residence has been completely transformed by Lane Williams Architects, located in the Sand Point Country Club community of Seattle, Washington. Originally constructed in the 1950’s, the homeowners were looking to capture the views of the surrounding mountains and lake. To take advantage of these views, the architects created a second story addition, […]

Striking three-story modern dwelling in Seattle with a rooftop deck

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This striking modern dwelling was designed by David Coleman Architecture, located in the Wallingford neighborhood of Seattle, Washington. This house demonstrates the potential of outside-the-box conceptualization and the value of adaptive reuse as applied to a modest, residential program. An existing, gable-roofed farmhouse – built in the early 20th century and located in the rear yard setback – […]

Contemporary shingle style house on the shores of Lake Washington

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Designed by Stuart Silk Architects along with Amy Baker Interior Design, this contemporary shingle style property is nestled on a narrow site on Lake Washington. The two-story, 5,400 square foot home was constructed in the Washington Park neighborhood, surrounded by trees and overlooking the lake and the Cascade Mountains. The exterior facade features zinc roof shingles and […]

Condo capturing views over Lake Washington gets sleek makeover

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A couple of empty nesters decided to downsize, purchasing this 60s high-rise condo, renovated by architect Steve Hoedemaker and designer Garret Cord Werner. Rising twenty-two stories above Lake Washington, this sleek Seattle pad features open spaces and materials that reflect that of the Pacific Northwest. The goal of this project was to capture the essence of the previous lakeside […]

Fascinating energy efficient home overlooking Puget Sound

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This energy efficient home on Elliot Bay is the imagination of FINNE Architects, nestled on a narrow plot offering sweeping views of Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains in Seattle, Washington. When designing the home, the architect took into consideration the narrow property, surrounding views and his clients (a couple of empty nesters) affinity of the outdoors as well […]

School house converted into loft style dwelling in Seattle

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An historical school house has been converted into a stunning loft style dwelling by Mark Ashby Design, located in the historic Queen Anne district of Seattle, Washington. This grand residence is set in a privileged location just blocks from the water. The project entailed a full scale remodel of the property, preserving structural details and infusing the spaces with […]