House in Portland, OR

House in Portland, OR

2017 (expected completion)
Portland, OR U.S.A.
Minarik Architecture as Local Associate Architect in Portland
House for Creative Executive + Graphic Designer + preschooler
3 stories, Wooden Structure
Site Area 6,645sqf (617.34sqm)
Building Area 1,672sqf (155.33sqm)
Total Floor Area 2,695sqf (250.37sqm)

Overlooking beautiful city view of Portland and Mt. Hood to the east
Two volumes are aligned to the topography connected with split levels
Locally supplied red-cedar is applied for finishes
The stairwell accelerates natural ventilation by chimney effects