Shoup Residence by building Lab
Architects: building Lab
Location: San Rafael, California, USA
Design: Stephen Shoup
Area: 1,570 sqft
Photos: building Lab
As can be said of most eichlers, this was an awesome house in the first place. By method for the inconspicuous as opposed to the great, we endeavored to re-animate the humility, straightforwardness and clarity of the first plan. At the size of the building, we concentrated principally on the kitchen as the authoritative center from which to cut unobtrusive introductions and chains of importance of open spaces.
At the size of site, our two biggest concerns were the average eichler severity to road facing and this present model’s need of a chamber or yard. Among different subtle elements, our answer comprises of two essential components. The five foot tall translucent wall characterizes a front patio with a delicate feeling of fenced in area and sifted association. The insertion of the vast picture window at the lounge area draws eye all the more profoundly into the site from the road. It additionally actuates inactive engagement from the insides’ most dynamic spaces.