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Highland Terrace in the Hamptons, New York
New York State Residence and Pool on Long Island, USA – design by Blaze Makoid
Oct 8, 2019
Highland Terrace
Architects: Blaze Makoid
Location: The Hamptons, Long Island, New York State, USA

Highland Terrace was designed by Blaze Makoid Architecture with interiors by Purvi Padia Design, this 17,000 square foot family compound is located on a flat, four-and-a-half-acre flag lot in the Hamptons with views of Sagg Pond.

It was conceived of as a ?garden wall? in that the landscape connects agrarian inspired ?outbuildings.? The garden wall comprises the main entry to the house, as well as the living and dining rooms. The outbuildings contain a family wing, guest wing, game room, pool house and freestanding garage.
The design explores the contrasts of rustic and luxury, casual with formal, modern versus traditional. This dichotomy begins at the approach and drive under an alley of trees, through a meadow of native grasses.

The contrast notably is present in the palette of exterior materials, inspired by longstanding construction techniques being utilized on simple gabled roofed structures, and yet the compositions of these materials form very modern buildings. Major materials are simple and classic? cedar wood, stone and glass, and occur inside and out.

Another contrast occurs? this by foot, along a stone path appearing to flo...
Source: e-architect
URL: https://www.e-architect.co.uk/

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