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Anyone know the architect?

Anyone know the architec of this house in San Diego? It looks like the water has gone up as high as the wall at times.

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Sep 11, 08 1:11 pm
miro.m

looks like there's also a conveyer platform that you can ride down to the house and beach from the top!

Sep 11, 08 1:16 pm  · 
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wasn't that in Return of the Jedi?

Sep 11, 08 5:26 pm  · 
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that figure in the RH corner looks weird, photoshopped?

Sep 11, 08 5:27 pm  · 
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miro.m

hmm..well thats actually my friend in the corner.

Return of the Jedi...interesting I could believe that, I'll have to watch it again.

Sep 11, 08 5:32 pm  · 
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shaner

hey thats pretty freakin sweet.. i wouldnt mind my house being a big ass elevator

Sep 11, 08 10:23 pm  · 
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fays.panda

is this a trick???

john lautner?

Sep 12, 08 3:40 pm  · 
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miro.m

trick?

funny you should mention John Lautner though, someone recently told me it's a clear copy of his "Chemosphere House" which is owned by the owner of Taschen.

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Sep 12, 08 3:56 pm  · 
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Antisthenes

nope, but who is that girl?

Sep 12, 08 3:59 pm  · 
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miro.m
Sep 12, 08 4:09 pm  · 
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miro.m

For anyone curious....

This is where it's located:


http://maps.google.com/maps?f=d&source=s_d&saddr=&daddr=32.872275,-117.252011&hl=en&geocode=&mra=mi&mrsp=0&sz=18&sll=32.872284,-117.252021&sspn=0.002807,0.006781&gl=us&ie=UTF8&ll=32.872469,-117.251995&spn=0.005614,0.013561&t=h&z=17


It's on Black Beach in San Diego. The track is for an elevator/car that goes up and down to the main house up above the cliff.

Mar 20, 09 8:07 am  · 
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halfwindsor

*bump*

This is the Sam Bell Residence by Dale Naegle

Jun 13, 09 2:22 pm  · 
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el jeffe

imagine trying to get that thru the coastal commission now...

Jun 14, 09 1:26 pm  · 
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blah

Norman Foster knocked off the 1960 Lautner House in his design for a tree house.

Jun 14, 09 2:40 pm  · 
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