Working with a tough budget for a completely custom home built with SIPs panels, a commercial grade kitchen, and a well-known local modern architect, the only way to make all of this a reality for us was to take-on the role of general contractor ourselves. Our home was built on the last available parcel, in an Indianapolis neighborhood that was originally built in the 1980s. With lots of character to the land including a raw forrest and a grade-change of 18ft from the top of our hill down to the road, we wanted to hire the right modern architect that built our home for the land, as opposed to flattening and knocking-down trees. Beautifully positioned atop of the hill, our home was rotated in a way that made the surrounding mature trees our privacy, in a home filled with large, un-covered windows. And because of the height of our home, we have views of Geist Reservoir from above the treetops. Our home is truly an example of the famous Frank Lloyd Wright quote "Form follows function!"

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Exterior side shot showing concrete work and how the home is cut into the side of the hill. Photo 2 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Exterior side shot showing concrete work and how the home is cut into the side of the hill.

Mod-century modern inspired front door in a pop of orange against a two-toned grey exterior Photo 3 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Mod-century modern inspired front door in a pop of orange against a two-toned grey exterior

Elevated back deck, with concrete below accessible with barn doors for additional exterior storage Photo 4 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Elevated back deck, with concrete below accessible with barn doors for additional exterior storage

Kohler Brockway sink sets the tone for the boys' bathroom Photo 5 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Kohler Brockway sink sets the tone for the boys' bathroom

Modern kitchen with 180 degree views of the trees and Geist Reservoir Photo 6 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Modern kitchen with 180 degree views of the trees and Geist Reservoir

In-Home studio offers multi-functional space for not only photography, but also indoor tennis and a bounce house! Photo 8 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

In-Home studio offers multi-functional space for not only photography, but also indoor tennis and a bounce house!

Window Seating Photo 11 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Window Seating

Uncovered windows in the living room gain privacy with the surrounding trees Photo 12 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Uncovered windows in the living room gain privacy with the surrounding trees

Lots of daylight for Airplants Photo 13 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Lots of daylight for Airplants

Front porch planters with mid-century modern inspired chevron base Photo 14 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Front porch planters with mid-century modern inspired chevron base

Front porch planters with mid-century modern inspired chevron base Photo 15 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Front porch planters with mid-century modern inspired chevron base

Daylight-filled kitchen with views of the trees and Geist Reservoir Photo 16 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Daylight-filled kitchen with views of the trees and Geist Reservoir

Commercial-grade Wolf/Subzero Kitchen Photo 17 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Commercial-grade Wolf/Subzero Kitchen

Creative space for the boys to chill Photo 18 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Creative space for the boys to chill

Laundry Room Photo 19 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Laundry Room

Open Floorplan Photo 20 of The Sangar House modern homeView Photos

Open Floorplan

Architect
  • Demerly Architects
Interior Design
  • Mod Abode - Jamie Sangar
Landscape Design
  • Simon Sangar
Builder
  • UBuildIt
Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Full Baths
  • 4
  • Structure
  • House (Single Residence)
  • Style
  • Modern
  • Year
  • 2014
  • Square Feet
  • 3700
  • Lot Size
  • .8 acres
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