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Corbett Residence / in situ studio

  • 13:00 - 9 June, 2016
Corbett Residence / in situ studio
© Richard Leo Johnson / Atlantic Archives
© Richard Leo Johnson / Atlantic Archives

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© Richard Leo Johnson / Atlantic Archives
© Richard Leo Johnson / Atlantic Archives
Site Plan © in situ studio
Site Plan © in situ studio

Text description provided by the architects. The Corbett Residence is on a wooded site, down a winding drive. The drive is thin and meanders between trees to protect the house from view. The house is a low black box that strikes a line across the slope, mimicking the horizon.

© Richard Leo Johnson / Atlantic Archives
© Richard Leo Johnson / Atlantic Archives
Sections © in situ studio
Sections © in situ studio

The house is at the edge of a hill, above a creek, and is oriented to admit light and views of the forest. At the east end of the house, the master bedroom looks out to a large red oak and fern glade. Our clients, who are restrained, contributed beautiful ideas and challenged us to express necessity.

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© Richard Leo Johnson / Atlantic Archives
Diagram © in situ studio
Diagram © in situ studio

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Cite: "Corbett Residence / in situ studio" 09 Jun 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/788972/corbett-residence-in-situ-studio/> ISSN 0719-8884
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