Vertical, detailed in red, a black cube hovers before a wisp of grey. The Woungs have arrived in a home of multi-generational modernism in the suburbs of Charlotte, NC. The main stretch of Lorraine and Clinton Woung’s smartly handi-capable residence is a well turned thread of aluminum, steel, glass, and concrete. The two-story black cube houses the family garage and second floor contemporary loft designed specifically for the Woung’s adult son.

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Modern home with Exterior, Brick Siding Material, Flat RoofLine, Glass Siding Material, Metal Roof Material, House Building Type, Stucco Siding Material, Concrete Siding Material, Metal Siding Material, and Shed RoofLine. The footprint of the residence allows it to comfortably nestle into the property’s existing trees. Photo  of The Woung HouseView Photos

The footprint of the residence allows it to comfortably nestle into the property’s existing trees.

Modern home with Exterior, Shed RoofLine, House Building Type, Metal Roof Material, and Metal Siding Material. The 2-story black metal cube is sliced by red hot gashes. Photo 2 of The Woung HouseView Photos

The 2-story black metal cube is sliced by red hot gashes.

Modern home with Exterior, Metal Siding Material, Brick Siding Material, Metal Roof Material, Concrete Siding Material, Shed RoofLine, and House Building Type. In homage to the courtyard wall of Lorraine’s Jamaican childhood home, this unique concrete block structure is sequenced to guide one into and through the residence. Photo 3 of The Woung HouseView Photos

In homage to the courtyard wall of Lorraine’s Jamaican childhood home, this unique concrete block structure is sequenced to guide one into and through the residence.

Modern home with Living Room, Accent Lighting, Chair, Ceiling Lighting, and Dark Hardwood Floor. A 17-foot expanse of glass with walls and floors that reach through to the outside connects the inside with nature. Photo 4 of The Woung HouseView Photos

A 17-foot expanse of glass with walls and floors that reach through to the outside connects the inside with nature.

Modern home with Exterior, Flat RoofLine, Brick Siding Material, Metal Siding Material, Concrete Siding Material, Metal Roof Material, Shed RoofLine, and House Building Type. Masonry walls slice through the home and structure the spaces. Photo 5 of The Woung HouseView Photos

Masonry walls slice through the home and structure the spaces.

Modern home with Exterior, Brick Siding Material, Metal Roof Material, Concrete Siding Material, House Building Type, and Shed RoofLine. Into the privacy of the property large sliding glass panels allow access via a large cantilevering terrace. Photo 6 of The Woung HouseView Photos

Into the privacy of the property large sliding glass panels allow access via a large cantilevering terrace.

Modern home with Exterior and House Building Type. The railing was assembled on site out of custom powder coated steel pickets and stock metal piping. Photo 7 of The Woung HouseView Photos

The railing was assembled on site out of custom powder coated steel pickets and stock metal piping.

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Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Full Baths
  • 3
  • Partial Baths
  • 1
  • Structure
  • House (Single Residence)
  • Style
  • Modern
  • Year
  • 2015
  • Square Feet
  • 2960
  • Press