Fayette Park Resisdence

Lexington, Kentucky
Architect
Interior Design
Builder
  • SvenBuilt
Photographer
  • GLINTstudios
Location
  • Lexington, Kentucky
  • Type
  • Traditional
  • Year
  • 2016
  • Square Feet
  • 5400
  • Our renovation and addition to this 1890 Richardsonian/Romanesque house in the Fayette Park section of downtown Lexington re-imagines existing spaces to create new, dynamic moments.

    In the entrance hall, the floor and existing bathroom above were removed to create a double height space and dramatic view upon entry. In the rear, an existing exterior brick wall was removed to connect a two-story great room addition to the new kitchen, creating a long linear space in which the family of four can relax together around the hearth and kitchen. The addition references a former sleeping porch in volume but is framed in a modern language with stacked volumes. Introducing regulating windows that mirror the scale of the adjacent existing windows sets up a rhythm in the addition that relates to the original house.

    Photography by GLINTstudios.

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    Renovated Front Facade Photo  of Fayette Park Resisdence modern home

    Renovated Front Facade

    Renovated Kitchen Photo 2 of Fayette Park Resisdence modern home

    Renovated Kitchen

    Living Room Addition Photo 3 of Fayette Park Resisdence modern home

    Living Room Addition

    Renovated Master Bath Photo 4 of Fayette Park Resisdence modern home

    Renovated Master Bath

    Renovated Entry Hall & Stair Photo 5 of Fayette Park Resisdence modern home

    Renovated Entry Hall & Stair

    New Home Office Addition Photo 6 of Fayette Park Resisdence modern home

    New Home Office Addition

    Rear Addition Photo 7 of Fayette Park Resisdence modern home

    Rear Addition

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