Connecticut Houses, renovations, landscape

River House, Weston

On a tight developer’s budget, giving character and sense of place to a spec house on the river– 162 Lyons Plains Road, Weston. Construction completed 2003

 

Blue Water Hill, Westport

Reonovation, landscape and studio addition in Westport. Construction completed 2008.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Local field stone and South African slate define this outdoor patio with climbing roses and partial views of the long island sound in the distance.

Rose garden planted outside renovated porch

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Farmhouse. Bayberry Lane, Westport

VSA produced the concept, schematic and design devleopment set of drawings for this farmhouse gut renovation in 2004, keeping the original foundation walls. The overall design by  VSA was retained, including stone cladding at the new garage,  guest house above, and two character-filled gable peaks.

From the architect’s sketchbook, an idea for a guesthouse on Hills Point and a sketch for a front elevation across from the tidal pond, Westport: