Modern Farmhouse in La Canada Flintridge
In the hills of La Canada Flintridge, on a one acre narrow and slopping lot, this Modern Farmhouse Residence of approximately 10,000 square feet combines traditional forms and modern materials. The main residence, guest house, pool house, cabana, and Zen pavilion are all framed with partially brick and stucco walls, while all uniformly embracing black steel windows and a grey standing seam roof. With its Traditional Georgian Style symmetry, hipped roofs, and massing, each help the new residence fit in with the other traditional houses in the neighborhood, while the building becomes more modern and industrial on the interior. In addition to a typical layout for bedrooms, a living room, a dining room, most often materialized in the normal house, this home additionally comprises of a movie room, a gym, a man cave, and a game room. The interior consists of wide plank floors, open steel stairs, reclaimed wood, poured-in-place concrete fireplaces, and a neutral color palette that gives the light filled interiors a calm and peaceful feel, thus allowing the industrial detailing and fixtures to create highlights within the serene surroundings.