The entry sequence features a winding path with a relationship to both the natural views and to the low sheltering roof.
The roof framing expressed the hand work of the builders.
An expression of natural materials to complement the wooded setting. High pitched roof line offers an interior with many floor levels and dynamic views from spaces tucked up in the rafters.
The design of the house creates outdoor courtyard spaces
that create private outdoor spaces that relate to the terracing
of the site.
The design priority was the view of the St.Louis skyline out the rear of the house. The interior spaces terrace down to provide for an expansive living room with the St Louis Arch forming the backdrop.