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framing nearby ocean views, berg design architecture has designed the ‘monroe drive house’. set in montauk, new york, the property offers two levels of generous living space, a surrounding garden, decked outdoor patio and a private pool. the exterior utilizes contrasting textures and is infused with the same light color palette. predominantly wrapped with cedar shingles, the property sits harmoniously with its peacefully scenic surroundings. internally, the double-height and light filled rooms are connected by a floating staircase and finished with a refined and luxurious material palette.

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the residence is set on a large piece of land, overlooking the adjacent ocean
all images by edward caruso

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the house is completely constructed from timber

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a swimming pool is set within the decked patio

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wooden shingles have been used across the property’s façades

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the marble kitchen island is complemented with a timber countertop

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the dwelling’s open plan kitchen and dining room

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the island unit is positioned at the center of the volume

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the dining area on the second floor leads to a sheltered balcony

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the two levels are connected by a floating staircase

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monroe drive house gently illuminated at dusk