House of glass, steel and concrete in the State of New York
• The house of glass, steel and concrete in the state of New York
The architect Jay Bargmann, Vice President Rafael Viñoly Architects Architectural Bureau, introduced a draft unusual home in upstate New York, USA. Shokan residence built in the heart of scenic beauty near the Ashokan Reservoir, which overlooks the top of the Catskill Mountains. The house is surrounded by oak, fir, spruce and birch are rare, and hawks, turkeys, foxes, deer and bears often drop in for a visit.
The house has an area of 560 square meters of winding road leads. The concrete foundation accommodate lobby, bedroom and garage. The main part of the glass and the metal includes room and kitchen open plan views of the treetops, reservoir, distant mountains and surrounding wood. Over the day area has two bedrooms and a library designed. The territory of the house is completed stone terrace and garden, and leads down a precipitous cliff. Walnut furniture defines the interior space, and ceramics, painted steel objects and surfaces diluted with interior stainless steel.