Stein Residence

On a majestic ridge with sweeping views of bucolic hillsides and valleys the Stein Residence is an extreme makeover of a previous one-story, tile-roofed ranch house.

Although sited advantageously on the southwest portion of the property, the original building suffered from low ceilings, a disjointed plan, and minimal glazing that failed to address the beautiful views. The strategy that evolved focused on constructing a new home, roughly within the original footprint, using the existing foundations where possible to reduce construction costs.

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Orinda, California

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