This spectacular trendy home in Austin, Texas was designed with a northeast farmhouse typology by LaRue Architects. The house’s format options trendy cantilevered ‘packing containers’ juxtaposed with gabled home varieties. Located atop a steep hill in Austin’s Rollingwood neighborhood, the positioning options spectacular downtown views of town’s rising skyline.
Dubbed Rollingwood Fashionable, the sprawling 6,700-square-foot residence options new interiors by Kelle Contine Inside Design. LaRue designed the house as an H form to suit the steep slope of the lot whereas additionally offering views from numerous angles inside the residence.
DESIGN DETAILS: ARCHITECT LaRue Architects INTERIOR DESIGNER Kelle Contine Inside Design BUILDER Greg Reynolds, Reynolds Customized Houses; Inside Updates in 2021 by Shoberg Houses LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT Landwest Design Group
“We designed a entrance courtyard between the storage and the home so the entry door permits privateness from the road facade,” says James LaRue, LaRue Architects.
The lot falls off within the again dealing with the downtown view aspect of the property, LaRue positioned the pool very near the home with massive planters to ease the transition to a decrease yard. The first suite is cantilevered above the sloping grade and is the closest a part of the residence to town, permitting the bed room to primarily float among the many treetops whereas hovering above the adjoining pool.
The residing core runs parallel to the pool, whereas the first suite and sport room anchor these areas to both aspect; with the sport room opening up on to a lined out of doors entertaining porch. Making the most of the sloping lot, a visitor suite is positioned under the decrease flooring and spills out to a curated garden.
Above, emphasizing and using the steeply pitched gable home varieties, the extra bedrooms fill the higher flooring. The residence consists of vernacular charcoal grey lueders limestone, clean stucco, and horizontally-laid metallic panels, a recipe that roots the constructing within the surrounding panorama whereas introducing a timeless trendy edge.
The cool, discreet courtyard leads into the primary home and contains a bistro eating space and a superb customized ‘amor’ metallic signal (impressed by the unique iconic sculpture by Robert Indiana).
The house modified possession and simply went via a whole inside re-design by the award-winning Austin workforce at KCID. The workforce aimed to attain a contemporary method with some surprising touches.
“There was a heavy give attention to nature and earth tones inside the shade palette whereas mixing matte textures and metals for a extra eclectic and picked up aesthetic,” says Studio Director and Senior Designer, Erin Decide of KCID- who led the design of the undertaking with proprietor, Kelle Contine, serving as Principal In Cost.
“The characteristic hearth paintings — ‘Abstracto en Otono’ by Marilo Carral bought in San Miguel de Allende, was a guiding inspiration all through the house’s design. We additionally wished to keep up a enjoyable and interactive total expertise because the home-owner likes to entertain. Little surprises such because the neon-lit paintings discovered within the courtyard, a ‘dance room’ with disco ball, customized document participant and lacquer lit Buddha paintings, in addition to small touches in every room via wallcoverings, characteristic lighting fixtures, and distinctive particulars actually assist enliven every area.”
What We Love: This Austin home offers its inhabitants with a newly up to date residence that boasts stunning furnishings, distinctive paintings, and an beautiful materials palette. Partitions of glazing assist to border fascinating views of the downtown skyline from the view aspect of this residence whereas additionally providing loads of mild. We’re particularly loving how the primary bed room cantilevers over the treetops and the adjoining pool.
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KCID additionally led a extra in-depth renovation all through a lot of the house underneath current new possession, reminiscent of a brand-new kitchen with deep walnut tones and a dramatic Diamante Nero quartzite, a serene main bed room with a built-in headboard wall that includes a dimmable halo glow for a peaceful respite, and up to date, wealthy finishes and pure fixtures all through every area. The design workforce targeted on making a “tender plant to land” – a house base for the brand new proprietor the place cozy and cozy meet entertaining and luxurious seamlessly.
Above: The music room of this Austin home options the home-owner’s mirrored disco ball and “Peaceable Buddha Neon” 2021 by Danger. Bringing the surface in, stone charcoal Lueders limestone — seen within the research — runs the size of the home, exterior to inside. Inspiration artwork curated from San Miguel de Allende is flanked by two Cova Swivel Lounge Chairs. The decrease patio options iconic Magis ‘Spun Chairs’ initially designed by Thomas Heatherwick.
PHOTOGRAPHER Chase Daniel
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