laidlaw schultz architects: harborview hills
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jan 29, 2012
laidlaw schultz architects: harborview hills


‘harborview hills’ by laidlaw schultz architects, corona del mar, california
image © larry falke

californian practice laidlaw schultz architects have completed ‘harborview hills’, a residence in corona del mar, california.
bordering the street, the entry facade is a solid wall with walnut striations, concealing any indication of the coastal views which are
accessible from the interior of the home. inhabitants pass a woven steel panel, denoting the axial division between private and public,
entering an internal courtyard which can be integrated into the home’s interior rooms by opening a line of sliding doors. the dwelling
is then transformed into an outdoor pavilion, introducing the exterior fireplace and pool into the ground level circulation.


front facade
image © larry falke

a boundary of vivid green vegetation complements the reflective surface of the water and colorless exterior surfaces.
a warm material palette of lacquered wood cabinetry and aged wood floors contrast the white painted brick walls and
pristine external appearance.


courtyard
image © larry falke


outdoor living room
image © larry falke


corridor
image © larry falke


master bedroom
image © larry falke


master bedroom

image © larry falke


master bathroom
image © larry falke


living room
image © larry falke


kitchen
image © larry falke


outdoor living room

image © larry falke

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