Before & After: A Seattle Midcentury Shakes Off a Wacky Addition

Before & After: A Seattle Midcentury Shakes Off a Wacky Addition

By Melissa Dalton
SHED Architecture + Design fashions a more coherent layout for a Seward Park home with refreshing lake views.

When the owners of this 1961 midcentury in Seattle’s Seward Park were first considering buying the property, they toured it with SHED Architecture + Design to ensure that the purchase would be a good investment. On the walk-through, the architects could tell that the home, originally designed by Pacific Northwest architect George Lucker, had good bones, despite some anomalies in the existing layout. 

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