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Loop Residence / Heliotrope Architects

  • 00:00 - 8 January, 2011
Loop Residence / Heliotrope Architects
Loop Residence / Heliotrope Architects, © Sean Airhart
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Text description provided by the architects. The Loop Residence is a new home situated on a rock outcropping several hundred feet above the ocean. A simple plan utilizing wood frames and a prefabricated roof structure, Heliotrope Architects designed a memorable residence with pristine views. 

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This residence is situated on its site with a western view across the San Juan Islands. It is constructed of a prefabricated steel moment-frame roof structure with conventional wood-framed ‘boxes’ floating beneath it.

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© Sean Airhart

Exterior walls consist of a custom site-built teak and cedar curtainwall system, with the ‘boxes’ clad in fir milled on the property.

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© Sean Airhart

Other primary materials include a fir-slat ceiling milled on the property, flagstone floors and stone walls. The owners are building and landscaping the home themselves, with help from assorted highly-talented island craftspeople.

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Cite: "Loop Residence / Heliotrope Architects" 08 Jan 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/102198/loop-residence-heliotrope-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884
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