An addition + renovation to a 1960s courtyard home incorporates california modernist massing, materials and detailing, while the courtyard enclosure allows for increased square footage, access to views and light, and a beautifully defined approach an entry, enhancing the streetscape in this small mid-century community just a mile from the Pacific Ocean in Laguna Niguel, California.

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Modern home with Outdoor, Front Yard, Walkways, Desert, Hardscapes, Trees, Small Patio, Porch, Deck, Shrubs, Concrete Patio, Porch, Deck, Horizontal Fences, Wall, Post Lighting, and Landscape Lighting. coastal midcentury modern // entry + drought-tolerant landscaping Photo  of Niguel West Mid-century ModernView Photos

coastal midcentury modern // entry + drought-tolerant landscaping

Modern home with Outdoor, Hardscapes, Front Yard, Landscape Lighting, Horizontal Fences, Wall, Concrete Patio, Porch, Deck, and Wood Fences, Wall. mid-century modern addition + courtyard enclosure 
[laguna niguel, california]

#midcenturymodern #addition Photo 2 of Niguel West Mid-century ModernView Photos

mid-century modern addition + courtyard enclosure
[laguna niguel, california]

#midcenturymodern #addition

Modern home with Outdoor, Stone Patio, Porch, Deck, Grass, Flowers, Shrubs, Walkways, Desert, Front Yard, Concrete Patio, Porch, Deck, Concrete Fences, Wall, Wood Fences, Wall, Small Patio, Porch, Deck, and Horizontal Fences, Wall. concrete at drought-tolerant native landscaping 

[midcentury modern addition / laguna niguel, california] Photo 3 of Niguel West Mid-century ModernView Photos

concrete at drought-tolerant native landscaping

[midcentury modern addition / laguna niguel, california]

Modern home with Outdoor, Wood Patio, Porch, Deck, Front Yard, Rooftop, and Wood Fences, Wall. suspended cedar trellis detail at front entry 

[midcentury modern addition / laguna niguel, california] Photo 4 of Niguel West Mid-century ModernView Photos

suspended cedar trellis detail at front entry

[midcentury modern addition / laguna niguel, california]

Modern home with Outdoor, Trees, Hardscapes, Walkways, Concrete Patio, Porch, Deck, Shrubs, Front Yard, Desert, Post Lighting, Landscape Lighting, Horizontal Fences, Wall, and Small Patio, Porch, Deck. drought-tolerant native landscaping at front yard 

[midcentury modern addition / laguna niguel, california] Photo 5 of Niguel West Mid-century ModernView Photos

drought-tolerant native landscaping at front yard

[midcentury modern addition / laguna niguel, california]

Modern home with Living Room, Sofa, Coffee Tables, Chair, Recessed Lighting, Ceiling Lighting, Pendant Lighting, and Medium Hardwood Floor. nelson triple bubble lamp + clerestory windows at new courtyard enclosure 

[midcentury modern addition / laguna niguel, california] Photo 6 of Niguel West Mid-century ModernView Photos

nelson triple bubble lamp + clerestory windows at new courtyard enclosure

[midcentury modern addition / laguna niguel, california]

Modern home with Storage Room and Closet Storage Type. blue entry door + eames hang-it-all at coat closet

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blue entry door + eames hang-it-all at coat closet

[midcentury modern addition / laguna niguel, california]

Modern home with Outdoor, Rooftop, Wood Patio, Porch, Deck, Wood Fences, Wall, and Horizontal Fences, Wall. suspended cedar trellis at modernist entry Photo 8 of Niguel West Mid-century ModernView Photos

suspended cedar trellis at modernist entry

Modern home with Living Room, Sofa, Chair, Pendant Lighting, Ceiling Lighting, and Medium Hardwood Floor. clerestory windows at mid-century living room Photo 9 of Niguel West Mid-century ModernView Photos

clerestory windows at mid-century living room

Modern home with Outdoor, Shrubs, Hardscapes, Walkways, Concrete Patio, Porch, Deck, Small Patio, Porch, Deck, and Post Lighting. blue door, staggered concrete and light-stained cedar at mid-century entry Photo 10 of Niguel West Mid-century ModernView Photos

blue door, staggered concrete and light-stained cedar at mid-century entry

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  • jimmy cheng
Structure
  • House (Single Residence)
  • Style
  • Midcentury
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