On a sloping site in West Lake Hills, this house slides in between mature Live Oaks to create a strong connection to nature.

Project Name: Skyline
Studio Name: Dick Clark + Associates
Project Size: 5000 ft2
Completion Date: 2012
Building Levels: 2
Location: Austin, United States
Photography: Paul Bardagjy

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The form of the house is long and linear, following the topography of the site and directing the perspective towards impressive views of downtown Austin.

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Sliding glass doors pocket completely into the walls, creating a 40’ wide opening between the living area and outdoor spaces.

©Paul Bardagjy

Stucco, stone and zinc create a natural and low-maintenance exterior, while floor-to-ceiling glass and deep overhangs make spaces both dramatic and comfortable.


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