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post updated January 6, 2024

Seattle Architecture Designs – chronological list

New Seattle Houses – Washington Homes

Washington Real Estate, chronological:

January 5, 2024
Courtyard House
Architecture: DeForest Architects PLLC
Courtyard House Seattle Washington
photos : Benjamin Benschneider
Courtyard House
The owners of the Courtyard House, a waterfront home asked DeForest Architects to design a welcoming modern home with a seamless connection between indoors and out, a warm and elegant material palette, and “a view of Mount Rainier at our feet.” Squeezed between a narrow private lane and the lake, the main challenge was to create a sense of privacy and retreat while making the most of expansive views.

July 28, 2023
Othello Gardens
Design: Wittman Estes
Othello Gardens Washington real estate
photo : Miranda Estes
Othello Gardens, WA
The Othello Gardens’ neighborhood in Seattle is in the middle of a transformation from single-family to a denser, multi-family mid-rise neighborhood. The rapid change has created an acute need for quality middle-income housing. The neighborhood has always been socially, and economically diverse but new development often fails to provide townhomes with distinct character and access to nature.

Apr 28, 2023
Magnolia House
Design: ALCOVA architecture
Magnolia House Seattle Washington
photo : Pietro Potestà
Magnolia House
The Magnolia House lot and project scope presented ALCOVA with a broad range of opportunities and it was seminal to a number of design considerations that marked our brand of architecture.

Apr 12, 2023
Broadview Residence, Hunts Point, Western Washington, USA
Design: Kor Architects
Broadview Residence Seattle Washington
photo : Sozinho Imagery
Broadview Residence
When it came time to building the Broadview Residence, this Seattle couple knew they wanted a simple yet flexible design that would support their family now, as well as into their retirement years. The challenge was how to satisfy their quality of space needs and the daunting task of building on a budget.

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New Seattle Houses in 2022

Dec 24, 2022
The Point Western Washington Residence, Hunts Point, Western Washington
Design: Kor Architects
The Point Western Washington family home
photo : Benjamin Benschneider
The Point Western Washington Residence
A family home unites the demands of an extensive program with hierarchy, plasticity, natural light, views, blurring of interior/exterior space and a unique connection to the natural landscape. Building elements are organized into attached/detached pavilions based on program, hierarchy of structure and levels of privacy.

Nov 28, 2022
Rockaway Beach Residence, Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA
Design: Eerkes Architects
Rockaway Beach Residence Bainbridge Island Washington
photo : Notion Workshop
Rockaway Beach Residence, Bainbridge Island
Facing east towards the iconic skyline of Seattle, the Rockaway Beach Residenceis a refined and sophisticated house occupying a double waterfront lot on Bainbridge Island’s Rockaway Beach. Views capture the life of the Salish Sea—ships, ferries, and sailboats—a kaleidoscope of twinkling lights and colors.

Oct 19, 2022
Lakeside West, West Seattle
Design: Wittman Estes
Lakeside West Apartment Seattle Washington
photo © Rafael Soldi
Lakeside West Apartment
Lakeside West is a re-imagined urban condominium that transforms an outdated mid-century dwelling into a highly organized and functional dwelling for a single man. The client was trained and practiced as an architect before starting a local tech company that focused on digital interface and experience design.

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Washington Homes in 2021

Dec 22, 2021
VAVA House
Design: Fivedot
VAVA House Seattle, Washington
photo : Mark Woods
VAVA House Seattle
The design of the VAVA House emphasizes the creative ways families share space and help each other grow, learn, and play. Located in Seattle, Washington, the clients asked Fivedot to design a house that reinforced a connection to their neighbors and their new community.

Oct 27, 2020
The Wyss Family Container Residence on Mercer Island
Design: Paul Michael Davis Architects
Wyss Family Container House Mercer Island
photo : Mark Woods
Mercer Island House
The Wyss family approached Paul Michael Davis Architects with a vision to design a bold, unusual, and adventurous addition to their existing ho-hum 1950s split level where they could raise their 3 active boys. And they really loved the idea of re-purposing shipping containers.

Aug 15, 2020
Tumble Creek Cabin, Suncadia Resort, Cascade Mountains, WA, USA
Architecture and Interior Design: Coates Design Architects
Tumble Creek Cabin, Suncadia Resort
photo : Lara Swimmer
Tumble Creek Cabin, Suncadia Resort
This vacation home designed to be “net-zero” lies in the beautiful Suncadia Resort in Washington State’s Cascade Mountains. The resort, located on the sunny side of the Cascades, hosts an intimate community that enjoys a rich and diverse collection of amenities.

Apr 15, 2020
Portage Bay Residence
Design: Stuart Silk Architects
Portage Bay Residence in Seattle, Washington
photo : Aaron Leitz
Portage Bay Residence
Tucked into a small city lot along the water’s edge, this lovely new esidence was designed to live like a studio loft for a bachelor who values privacy, and a convenient spot to park the float plane.

Nov 27, 2019
Lake Cove Residence, Lake Washington
Design: Stuart Silk Architects
Lake Cove Residence Seattle
photo : Aaron Leitz
Lake Cove Residence in Washington
This Lake Washington waterfront home is situated on a tranquil tree-lined property in the Washington Park neighborhood of Seattle. It enjoys sweeping views of Mt. Rainier and the Cascade Mountains.

Dec 30, 2017
West Mercer Residence, Mercer Island, Washington
Design: Sundberg Kennedy Ly-Au Young Architects (SKL Architects)
West Mercer Residence, Lake Washington house
photograph : Tim Bies
Mercer Island Residence
Built for a busy family, this residence nestles into its hillside location along the shores of Lake Washington.

Dec 20, 2017
Brook Bay Residence, Mercer Island, King County
Design: Rick Sundberg, Principal-in-Charge and Lead Designer while at Olson Sundberg Kundig Allen (Rick is now a Principal at Sundberg Kennedy Ly-Au Young (SKL) Architects in Seattle)
Brook Bay Residence, Mercer Island
photo : Benjamin Benschneider
New House on Mercer Island
Nestled into a Mercer Island hillside, across Lake Washington from Seattle, this intimate two-story residence emphasizes craft, materiality, and connection to the outdoors.

Nov 4, 2017
The ToDD Residence
Design: SkB Architects
Todd Residence Seattle
photography: Lara Swimmer, Tim Bies
The ToDD Residence
This residence for a couple with a growing family was born out of the need to get the most possible living area out of very limited space and budget. Comprised of two distinct masses, the structure is visualized as an urban farmhouse – additive forms over time with a modern extension of a more traditional structure.

Sep 22, 2017
Modern Oasis, Medina, Eastside, King County
Design: SkB Architects
Modern Oasis Medina House in Washington
photo : Lara Swimmer
Contemporary Residence in Medina, Washington
The updated design evokes a gallery-like aesthetic, with the interiors spotlighting the owner’s art collection and substituting light filled interior for what was previously dark.

Mar 17, 2017
The Elliott Bay House, Puget Sound
Design: FINNE Architects
Elliott Bay House Seattle
image courtesy of architects
Elliott Bay House in Seattle
The architectural massing of the house has been wrapped around a south-facing courtyard containing a large reflecting pool with two “floating” basalt boulders. The reflecting pool gathers all the roof drainage from the house, with the downspout from the living room roof providing a 10-ft waterfall.

Dec 29, 2016
Cascadia Remodel
Design: Balance Associates Architects
Cascadia Remodel in Seattle
photo : Benjamin Benschneider Photographys
Cascadia Remodel in Seattle
The project focused on a 1940’s house in Seattle that was previously remodeled in 1990. A salvage company came through for the windows, flooring and doors.

Nov 1, 2016
Push Pull Residence, Ballard,
Design: MW|Works Architecture+Design
Push Pull Residence
photo : Tim Bies
Push Pull Residence in Seattle
Located on a tight, narrow urban lot in the Queen Anne neighborhood of Seattle, this project explores the potential for a modern infill projects that is both lively and responsible.

page updated Oct 2, 2016 with new photos
Mazama House, Methow Valley
Design: Finne Architects
Mazama House Methow Valley
photo : Benjamin Benschneider Photographys
Mazama House, Methow Valley
This residence is located in the Methow Valley of Washington State, a secluded mountain valley on the eastern edge of the North Cascades, about 200 miles northeast of Seattle.

page updated 30 Sep 2016 with new photos
Lark Residence, Seattle, Ballard
Design: Stephenson Design Collective
Lark Residence in Seattle
photo : Miguel Edwards Photography
Lark Residence in Seattle
A small home in the residential neighborhood of Ballard, WA was carefully dismantled by hand to save and salvage every piece of available material in order to create this contemporary home.

Feb 16, 2016
Cle Elum House
Design: Lane Williams Architects
Cle Elum House
photo : Fred Housel
Cle Elum House in Washington
Echoing shapes of the mountain views in the distance, this family retreat distorts local vernacular shapes. The structure is pulled apart into three houses to provide added privacy, to protect the exterior terrace, and to inflate the scale of the building to match the heroic setting among rocks and pine trees.

Oct 13, 2015
Leschi Dearborn House
Design: JW Architects
Leschi Dearborn House
photo : Lara Swimmer
Leschi Dearborn House in Seattle
The goal of JW Architects with this home was to capture the essence of living in the urban Pacific Northwest. The architects used extensive glazing in the kitchen, dining, and bedroom areas to capture partial views of Lake Washington. The roof deck offers a broad view of Lake Washington ranging from Mt. Baker to Mt. Rainier.

Dec 2, 2014
Madison Park Tree House, Madison Park neighborhood, east central Seattle, Washington
Design: First Lamp
Madison Park home
photo : Tim Bies Photography
Madison Park Tree House in Seattle
This contempoorary residence is the latest custom-spec house to be designed and built by First Lamp. Situated on an existing steep slope lot in the Madison Park neighborhood of Seattle the house grows out of the hillside and allows the main living space to float out amongst the trees.

Apr 22, 2014
Cliff House, Gig Harbor, Washington
Design: Scott Allen, Olson Sundberg Kunding Allen (OSKA) Architects
Cliff House
photo : Tim Bies Photography
Cliff House Washington Residence
Tucked against the wall of a natural cliff and right on the water’s edge in Gig Harbor, Washington, this project answered the unique challenges of its site. The footprint for the new structure replaces an old guest house and boathouse, and was limited in its size by an agreement through a regulatory process.

Apr 2, 2014
Capitol Hill House
Design: SHED Architecture & Design
Capitol Hill House
photo : Mark Woods
Capitol Hill House Seattle Residence
The clients wanted an economical, efficient, low-maintenance house with ground floor living areas that extend out to comfortable outdoor spaces. The social family chef wanted the kitchen to occupy a central and commanding position in the home.

Mar 27, 2014
Leschi Residential Property
Design: SHED Architecture & Design
Main Street House 1
photo : Mark Woods
Main Street House
Located in Seattle’s Leschi neighborhood the Main Street House takes its name from the unimproved right of way and pedestrian path that bounds its site to the north. The single family house was built for a husband and wife, both geologists, nearing retirement but actively working from home.

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