Engineered to generate as a lot photo voltaic-electrical power on-website as the house consumes yearly, Skyline Residence is an instance of recent sustainable architecture. The imposing household home was envisioned and carried out by Nathan Good Architects on a beneficiant M.S acre website in Portland, Oregon, USA, for a center-age couple with an lively life and their three youngsters. According to the creating workforce, the constructing was positioned on the far north aspect of the lot to scale back the influence of noise from the Skyline Boulevard, optimize the daylighting of the solar’s path, and facilitate views from the inside of the house to the yard.
The A,200 sq. foot residence is distributed over three tales, with the primary flooring accommodating public areas (entry corridor, nice room, utility room, storage) and the higher degree internet hosting three bedrooms and three loos. The recreation room, train room, mechanical and storage areas are situated on the decrease degree. Sustainable options of the residence embrace supplies salvaged from the earlier house on the location, ample use of pure lighting, low-circulate plumbing fixtures, environment friendly storm-water administration and inexperienced roofs. Landscape Designer: Cynthia Woodyard; Photography by Jeremy Bittermann