12 Exterior House Building Type Brick Siding Material Mid Century Building Type Design Photos And Ideas

A midcentury property in Palm Springs, California.
Setback from the street, this extremely private one level property has sliders with outdoor access, solar panels, and mountain views from every room.
When contractor ABO Construction discovered that part of the original roof needed replacing, Delano came up with a butterfly design that suited the home’s midcentury lines.
A guest room and office wing were added to the front of the house. This left the living room roof in tact – a key feature of the original design, and created a front courtyard that define the entry sequence as a unique experience.
During the 2004 renovation the Wilsons replaced the plywood siding with cedar, and used reclaimed brick to maintain the home’s classic appearance.
The addition of a glass wall in the center of the property further opens the interior space to the outside and allows for an additional source of natural light.
Another 1956 tract house with a flat roof designed by Krisel.
The view as it appears today.
All of the glazing along the house’s 95-foot-long western elevation can be opened to the out of doors.
White brick exterior of Goddard and Mandolene’s home post renovation.
In 1962, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill architect Arthur Witthoefft won the AIA's highest honor for a home he built in the lush woods of Westchester County. Having fended off a developer's wrecking ball, Todd Goddard and Andrew Mandolene went above and beyond to make this manse mint again.
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