1847 Exterior Wood Siding Material Design Photos And Ideas

The house is composed of three volumes, two of which come together at an angle to capture views of the surrounding landscape.
A view of the home seen from the southwest. The double-height living area, tucked behind the outdoor patio, occupies the heart of the home.
Stained a warm charcoal gray, the cedar siding clads the exterior, while full-height glazing embraces views of the outdoors.
The lot offers sweeping views of the Cascades and the Deschutes River National Park.
"The forms interpret the township’s alpine setting using height, volume, and pitch to create a dynamic experience as one moves between buildings and between internal spaces," says Allfrey. "Openings are carefully placed to ensure a casual connection between buildings."
Three separate structures surround an elevated dining platform and sunken terrace. Each of these buildings contains its own sleeping areas, which allows a degree of privacy and independence for family members and guests.
A view of the stairs through a window in the courtyard.
"Upon arrival, you enter straight off Abbott Kinney into a calm room where members check in," Sutherland says. "The interior is simple, elegant, and inviting."
South street facing facade
rear facade and yard, view from poolhouse
Main facade
A sneak peak.
Stone and concrete.
Front view of home and guest house/garage.
Front view of main home.
Back
Facade
Front facade with ipe wood slat siding, standing seam metal roofing and central "factory window"
Front view of ipe wood facade, standing seam metal roofing, central "factory window"
Potrero Residence Trellis Detail
Potrero Residence Exterior Details
Potrero Residence Siding Detail
Rear view onto vast landscape with strong lines, custom curtain wall and large overhangs to protect form the sunlight
Exterior view of master bedroom and master bath
Exterior view of main entry
Fachada
Originally created by Guy Chirico Sr. in 1966 as the Scribner Hollow Motor Lodge, the property was designed with modernist elements during a time when the Catskills really started to become the place to be for NYC-dwellers to escape. Since then, the Hudson Valley has seen a massage amount of development that caters to creatives seeking an inspirational refuge.
Steep street. Original garage door and wooden louvers.  New third floor glass louvers.
The evening view of the glass louvered studio below with the roof deck.
The front of the house restored and adapted
A perpendicular wing houses the garage. The house has no air conditioning, relying on lake breezes and cross-ventilation for cooling. Each bedroom has a screened door that opens to the deck and an adjustable transom above the hallway door to encourage the circulation of air.

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