Laney LA

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Female, Asian/Pacific Islander owned

Hermosa Beach, CA


HT Residence

Rather than starting with an outcome in mind, this 1,400 square foot residence began from a polemic place - exploring shared conviction regarding the concentrated power of living with a smaller footprint. From the gabled silhouette to passive ventilation, the home captures the nostalgia for the past with the sustainable practices of the future.

While the exterior materials contrast a calm, minimal palette with the sleek lines of the gabled silhouette, the interior spaces embody a playful, artistic spirit. From the hand painted De Gournay wallpaper in the master bath to the rugged texture of the over-grouted limestone and Portuguese cobblestones, the home is an experience that encapsulates the unexpected and the timeless.

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Status: Built
Location: Manhattan Beach, CA, US
Firm Role: Architect
Additional Credits: Contractor: Denton Development
Photographer: Joe Fletcher