TOTTENVILLE (L) SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENCE

Staten Island, NY

  • Area:

    4,700 sq.ft / Award of Excellence-2010, AIA Brooklyn Design Competition

  • Program:

    One-family luxury residence with two-car garage on long and narrow lot;

  • Concept:

    House organized along axis East-West in order to allow some exposure to the quiet street and maximum revelation to the deep forested rear yard, while practically escaping openings to the side yards. Axis formed by curved two-story high wall, which also served as a focus for many surprising perspectives at different levels of house.