Contemporary Warmth


A warm contemporary plan, with a distinctive stairwell tower. They chose us because of the variety of styles we’ve built in the past, the other satisfied clients they spoke with, and our transparent financial reporting throughout the building process. Positioned on the site for privacy and to protect the natural vegetation, it was important that all the details—including disability access throughout. A professional lighting designer specified all-LED lighting. Energy-efficient geothermal HVAC, expansive windows, and clean, finely finished details. Built on a sloped lot, the 3,300-sq.-ft. home appears modest in size from the driveway, but the expansive, finished lower level, with ample windows, offers several useful spaces, for everyday living and guest quarters. Contemporary exterior features a custom milled front entry & nickel gap vertical siding. Unique, 17'-tall stairwell tower, with plunging 9-light LED pendant fixture. Custom, handcrafted concrete hearth spans the entire fireplace. Lower level includes an exercise room, outfitted for an Endless Pool. Parade of Homes Tour Silver Medal award winner.

Special Features:

  • Contemporary exterior features a custom milled front entry & nickel gap vertical siding

  • High style meets advanced technology with the professionally-designed LED lighting

  • Unique, 17 ft stairwell tower, with plunging 9-light LED pendant fixture

  • Kitchen showcases an 8-foot peninsula and segregated pantry/fridge/microwave area

  • Tapping the earth to heat and cool the home with geothermal system

  • Custom, handcrafted concrete hearth spans the entire fireplace

  • Lower level includes an exercise room, outfitted for an adjustable current Endless Pool

  • Timbertech Decking has subtle design detail, while standing up to the elements and retaining its beauty for years to come with almost no upkeep

Photo Credit: Perry Alexander

Project Year: 2016

House Specs: 3 Bed, 3 Bath; 3,270 sq/ft

Project Cost: $750,001 - $1,000,000

Country: United States