Renovation and restoration of a 1959 atrium model Eichler Home designed by architects A. Quincy Jones and Frederick E. Emmons. Homeowners and founders of design firm Destination Eichler restored this Bay Area midcentury home, after decades of the home's different owners and various renovations, launching an entirely new career path for the couple.

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Modern home with Exterior. The home's exterior restored to original glass exterior facade with updated windows and sliding doors. Photo  of Walnut Creek Eichler Renovation

The home's exterior restored to original glass exterior facade with updated windows and sliding doors.

Modern home with Dining Room, Chair, Ceiling Lighting, Table, and Vinyl Floor. Restoration projects included restoring the original fireplace brickwork and re-instating details such as wood paneling and original Eichler pinstripe siding. Photo 2 of Walnut Creek Eichler Renovation

Restoration projects included restoring the original fireplace brickwork and re-instating details such as wood paneling and original Eichler pinstripe siding.

Modern home with Living Room, Sofa, Ceiling Lighting, End Tables, Vinyl Floor, and Chair. Vintage furniture collected through local estate sales and antique furniture markets. Photo 3 of Walnut Creek Eichler Renovation

Vintage furniture collected through local estate sales and antique furniture markets.

Modern home with Outdoor. Central atrium provides indoor-outdoor enjoyment nearly all year long. Photo 4 of Walnut Creek Eichler Renovation

Central atrium provides indoor-outdoor enjoyment nearly all year long.

Modern home with Bedroom. Wood paneling and cork flooring give nod to original materials used in many Eichler homes. Photo 5 of Walnut Creek Eichler Renovation

Wood paneling and cork flooring give nod to original materials used in many Eichler homes.

Modern home with Outdoor. Photo 6 of Walnut Creek Eichler Renovation
Modern home with Kitchen, Ceramic Tile Backsplashe, Refrigerator, White Cabinet, Undermount Sink, Wood Cabinet, Wine Cooler, Vinyl Floor, Concrete Counter, Range Hood, and Pendant Lighting. Photo 7 of Walnut Creek Eichler Renovation
Architect
Interior Design
Builder
  • Joseph Eichler
Photographer
  • John Shum

Overview

Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Full Baths
  • 2
  • Style
  • Midcentury
  • Year
  • 1959
  • Square Feet
  • 1663
  • Smart Home Tech
  • Nest
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