Cedar Park House : By Peter Cohan Architect

Posted on December 8, 2010

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The Cedar Park responds directly to the predicament posed by the site – that its most desirable location is also its most fragile.  It takes advantage of the prospect afforded by a steep site, while at the same time strengthening the fragile slope, collecting the water that threatens to de-stabilize it and minimizing the energy required to do so.  The building is formed by the interaction of site-cast concrete walls and water-collecting roofs.  At the same time the transparency of the house creates a seamless spatial experience, connecting inside and out.

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Photo © Courtesy of Lara Swimmer

Photo © Courtesy of Lara Swimmer
Photo © Courtesy of Lara Swimmer
Photo © Courtesy of Lara Swimmer
Photo © Courtesy of Lara Swimmer
Photo © Courtesy of Lara Swimmer
Photo © Courtesy of Lara Swimmer
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