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Brownwood House in Texas

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Brownwood House in Brown County
Contemporary Rural Home in Texas, USA ? design by Dick Clark + Associates
Nov 21, 2018
Brownwood House in Texas
Architects: Dick Clark + Associates
Location: Brownwood, Brown County, Texas, United States of America

Brownwood House is located on a large secluded site in Brownwood Texas, was designed to stand apart from traditional Brownwood architecture. The owners requested a clean, modern residence with a strong indoor/outdoor connection. To achieve their ideal, we used bold geometric lines and glass expanses to frame the house and to maximize the view of natural beauty that the lot has to offer.
Trees are an integral part of not only the location of the house, but the placement, size and arrangement of the pool deck and patio spaces. The Kitchen/Living/Dining area is a single open space punctuated by a cast-in-place concrete fireplace.

These rooms spill out onto the pool deck through a sliding corner pocket door that opens completely to the outdoor space. The materials consist of glass, stucco, and structural steel painted white.

The solution was development of a linear plan for the main house in which the public spaces had ample panoramic view. Ample spans of uninterrupted glass were configured into the plan.

The house was also sited on the highest elevation on the lot, to open up the view to maximum availability. The guest wing is se...
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