‘orient house IV’ by ryall porter sheridan architects, long island, new york image © ty cole

 

in a north facing slope on the beachy shores of long island, a 1970’s home is renovated while adhering to strict sustainability standards. manhattan-based ryall porter sheridan architects actively incorporate environmentally responsible strategies into their homes. although ‘orient house IV’ was barred from passive house certification, at the time of its completion the renovation was purported to be the second most energy-efficient structure on long island.

 

 

 

ryall porter sheridan architects: orient house IV, long island, new york

exterior view of the approach to the renovation image © ty cole

 

 

ryall porter sheridan architects: orient house IV, long island, new york

view of the light-filled interiorsimage © ty cole