Exterior, House Building Type, Brick Siding Material, Glass Siding Material, Flat RoofLine, and Metal Siding Material The couple’s garden-style townhouse is one of nearly 200 units that Mies van der Rohe designed for Detroit’s middle class after World War II. Zac Cruse Construction assisted with their remodel.  Best Photos from A New York Transplant Remakes One of Mies van der Rohe’s Coveted Townhouses in Detroit