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Green-roofed Colorado home is buried into the earth to save energy

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Oct 08, 2016 01:04 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified Oct 07, 2016

The 2,850-square-foot House in the Mountains comprises two rectilinear steel-framed forms that intersect to form the corner of a swimming pool and an implied courtyard that extends to the existing main house. The primary sloped structure rises from to the south at a 20-degree angle and houses the open-plan living, dining, and kitchen spaces and meets the second east-west wing that contains three bedrooms and the garage. The guesthouse’s placement on the site and grassy roofs renders the building...





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