Foster Loop / Balance Associates Architects

Foster Loop / Balance Associates Architects

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Text description provided by the architects. Located in Mazama, Washington, the site was enjoyed for many years as a campground by the family. The design minimizes impact to the environment by raising parts of the residence off the ground with small concrete piers. The entry to the house is a slightly elevated walk that leads to the entry and stair. This entry opens up to a 1 1/2 story living space and kitchen which are anchored by a centrally located fireplace and the stair. This stair leads to the “tent like” bedrooms with low walls on the second floor. Both ends of the residence have indoor/outdoor spaces. There is also a deck and elevated catwalk that runs between the trees, across a small valley, and empties onto a grassy clearing in the woods where the family used to camp.

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Cite: "Foster Loop / Balance Associates Architects" 19 Dec 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/192465/foster-loop-balance-associates-architects> ISSN 0719-8884
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