Tag Archives: Architecture

A Beach House On The Mediterranean Coast By Laura Ortín Architecture

Located on the Mediterranean coast in La Torre de la Horadada, Alicante, Spain, The Beach House came about when a family needed more space for their vacation home. Laura Ortín Architecture designed the new space on top of the original one-story beach house, typical of the area. Instead of building the exterior like the surrounding houses, they took a unique approach and created a faceted, modern facade that stands out on the block. Read More

Michael Hennessey Architecture Renovates A 1965 Eichler Residence

Beloved Eichler homes are often hard to come by and when someone is lucky enough to own one, preserving its magic is key. When tasked with that very same challenge, Michael Hennessey Architecture succeeded in renovating this 1956 Eichler in San Francisco, California, in a beautiful and respectful manor. The Diamond Heights Renovation project carefully brought about modern updates to the post & beam house, while preserving the original details that make these structures so iconic. Read More