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Double the Pleasure

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These twin sun-drenched San Diego abodes prove that two decks are better than one.
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  Twin houses face off in La Jolla across wide-open walls and decking. The design held such appeal that the architect claimed one 2inn for himself.  Photo by Bryce Duffy.
    Twin houses face off in La Jolla across wide-open walls and decking. The design held such appeal that the architect claimed one 2inn for himself. Photo by Bryce Duffy.
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  The Mariscals' daughter, Olivia, whiles away the afternoon in the breezy living room. She sits on a sheepskin-covered Flag Halyard chair by Danish master Hans Wegner.  Photo by Bryce Duffy.
    The Mariscals' daughter, Olivia, whiles away the afternoon in the breezy living room. She sits on a sheepskin-covered Flag Halyard chair by Danish master Hans Wegner. Photo by Bryce Duffy.
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  Maricarmen looks out toward the ocean from inside the sliding glass NanaWall.  Photo by Bryce Duffy.
    Maricarmen looks out toward the ocean from inside the sliding glass NanaWall. Photo by Bryce Duffy.
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  Unlike many other houses, whose views occur only out front, the 2inns offer a glimpse of the Pacific through the house and from the backyard.  Photo by Bryce Duffy.
    Unlike many other houses, whose views occur only out front, the 2inns offer a glimpse of the Pacific through the house and from the backyard. Photo by Bryce Duffy.
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  Sebastian's office is downstairs in a long, open space that doubles as a playroom.  Photo by Bryce Duffy.
    Sebastian's office is downstairs in a long, open space that doubles as a playroom. Photo by Bryce Duffy.
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  The Mariscals' bedroom opens out onto a small triangular patio. The exterior's ipe cladding also makes up the walls and floor of the master bedroom, further inviting the outside in.  Photo by Bryce Duffy.
    The Mariscals' bedroom opens out onto a small triangular patio. The exterior's ipe cladding also makes up the walls and floor of the master bedroom, further inviting the outside in. Photo by Bryce Duffy.
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  The kitchen is done up in Gaggenau and Bulthaup.  Photo by Bryce Duffy.
    The kitchen is done up in Gaggenau and Bulthaup. Photo by Bryce Duffy.
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  Olivia's bedroom.  Photo by Bryce Duffy.
    Olivia's bedroom. Photo by Bryce Duffy.
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  The master bedroom. The diminutive dimensions of the private upstairs level are meant to push the Mariscals toward the common areas.  Photo by Bryce Duffy.
    The master bedroom. The diminutive dimensions of the private upstairs level are meant to push the Mariscals toward the common areas. Photo by Bryce Duffy.
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  The master bedroom is surprisingly small.  Photo by Bryce Duffy.
    The master bedroom is surprisingly small. Photo by Bryce Duffy.
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  Sebastian and Maricarmen take in the scenery from the comfort of their exposed living room. The couple sits on a Polder sofa by Hella Jongerius for Vitra.  Photo by Bryce Duffy.
    Sebastian and Maricarmen take in the scenery from the comfort of their exposed living room. The couple sits on a Polder sofa by Hella Jongerius for Vitra. Photo by Bryce Duffy.

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