Polsky Perlstein Architects bear designed the Belvedere Role, that overlooks San Francisco Bay.
The architect’s description
Our shoppers got right here to us asking to obtain a custom house that would expend light, views and celebrate their existence together. We labored carefully with the shoppers to obtain a condo of their needs, and extra.
The positioning has South and West views over the San Francisco Bay in opposition to Sausalito and the Golden Gate Bridge. With a want for connecting the house to the outdoors on each and every ranges, the Predominant Stage has continuous windows and doors on the western elevation opening to a mammoth terrace with sweeping views from the Golden Gate Bridge to Mt Tamalpais.
The Kitchen opens to a extra intimate, jap, landslide terrace with spa and fireplace pit. On the Upper Stage, each and every the Grasp Bedroom and Grasp Bath birth on a roof terrace total with dwelling roof overlooking the western views.
We created an elliptical volume that serves because the central hall fulfilling the shoppers’ want to bear an entry tower. This central hall serves because the connection level to the office hall, Kitchen, Giant Room and Grasp Suite by means of stairs to the Upper Stage.
With its coved higher walls and floating disc suspended below skylights within the roof above, the ceiling of this articulate takes on a dynamic that makes it refined to discern whether the ceiling airplane is above or below the cove. The zigzag main stair is cantilevered from the wall and incorporates a curving glass guard rail and a recessed, backlit handrail throughout the wall airplane.
The Predominant Stage Giant Room contains each and every Lining and Dining spaces adjoining to the Kitchen. The Living articulate has a 8’-0”-long gas strip fire and zigzag sliding doors to the terrace. The Dining articulate has extra zigzag sliding doors to the West and pocketing sliders to the North to absorb the stare of Mt Tamalpais. To the East, the Kitchen has a back-lit Onyx island and pocketing sliding doors that birth onto the Spa Terrace.
Extra spaces on the Predominant Stage encompass His + Her Locations of work, every with its own lavatory, a tumbler-enclosed wine room, an AV Room and a garage with automobile lifts for four autos.
On the Upper Stage, The Grasp Bedroom parts a sizzling-rolled metal bed-wall. The Grasp Bath incorporates a bath carved from a single block of Silver Travertine and vanities upholstered in shagreen.
Her Closet contains acrylic cubes lit with LED strip lights to showcase her shoe series.
To the very easiest extent that you just would possibly per chance perhaps presumably also imagine, within spaces fetch serve of improbable views, light and air, ensuing in a spectacular house.
Architects: Polsky Perlstein Architects (Brad Hubbell – Mission Architect)
Panorama Architect: Studio Green (John Merten Basic)
Contractor: Plath & Co Total Contractors
Images by Bruce Damonte