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A Room with a View

When gardening is your passion and being outdoors is what you consider bliss, it is only natural to want to bring the warmth, beauty and serenity of the outdoors inside.  That was the purpose of this sunroom and patio addition. 

The current family room opened onto an underused, unsafe deck overlooking a handsome wooded yard with winding river views outlining the manicured greens of a championship golf course.  The homeowner wanted to expand her living space and capture the wholesome panoramic views of this idyllic landscape.

The addition needed to work with the existing patio footprint and could not obstruct the bedroom windows on the upper level.  A design solution was carefully crafted to allow for maximum views from all sides of the new sun room as well as an equally serene patio level with oversized masonry piers that support the addition  both structurally and visually.  A low sloped hipped roof was designed to not interfere with the existing upper level windows, but was given en…