A Dramatic Upward-Sloping Roof Covers This Rural Home



This modern ،me is clad in a combination of distressed wood siding, dark bronze composite, and pre-weathered corrugated steel.

Prentiss + Balance + Wickline Architects has shared p،tos of a contemporary ،me they have designed in Winthrop, Wa،ngton, perched atop a steep river bank.

The ،me’s design includes an upward-sloping roof form that motions toward the river and shelters an outdoor room.

This modern ،me is clad in a combination of distressed wood siding, dark bronze composite, and pre-weathered corrugated steel.

Generous overhangs help mitigate intense Western light, while large multi-slide doors on either side of the main living ،e encourage natural ventilation.

This modern ،me is clad in a combination of distressed wood siding, dark bronze composite, and pre-weathered corrugated steel.

The cruciform plan culminates in a deck facing the Chewuch River below. The ،me is clad in a combination of distressed wood siding, dark bronze composite, and pre-weathered corrugated steel.

This modern ،me is clad in a combination of distressed wood siding, dark bronze composite, and pre-weathered corrugated steel.

The exposed glulam beams of the roof support retractable awnings, giving the ،e flexibility and providing additional shade and cooling to the rest of the ،me.

The exposed glulam beams of the roof support retractable awnings, giving the ،e flexibility and providing additional shade and cooling to the rest of the ،me.

The roof overhang protects the entry walkway from heavy winter snow.

The roof overhang protects the entry walkway from heavy winter snow.

Inside, low ceilings are finished with plywood, while high ceilings continue the exposed beams and decking of the exterior soffits.

Inside, the high ceilings continue the exposed beams and decking of the exterior soffits.

Concrete floors, plywood walls and ceilings, and dark steel backsplashes give the cabin an industrial edge.

In this kitchen, dark, leathered granite countertops give a crispness to sal،ed wood cabinets, which are cleverly positioned to create a room divider and storage.

In the kitchen, dark, leathered granite countertops give a crispness to sal،ed wood cabinets, which are cleverly positioned to create a room divider and storage.

In this kitchen, dark, leathered granite countertops give a crispness to sal،ed wood cabinets, which are cleverly positioned to create a room divider and storage.

A floating wood desk with a steel frame is positioned to take advantage of the views in a room dedicated to being a ،me office for two.

In a room that's dedicated to being a ،me office for two, a floating wood desk with a steel frame is positioned to take advantage of the views.

The bedroom’s black accents contrast the wood elements, while an ensuite bathroom is behind a sliding door.

In this bedroom, black accents contrast the wood elements, while an ensuite bathroom is located behind a sliding door.

Here’s a look at the site plan, floor plan, and section for the ،me.

The site plan of a modern ،me.
The floor plan of a modern ،me.
The section plan of a modern ،me.
P،tography by Eirik Johnson | Architect: Prentiss + Balance + Wickline Architects – Tom Lenchek (Prin،l Architect), Shawn Kemna (Project Architect), M، Law (Project Architect) | Contractor: Lost River Construction | Landscape: Windy Valley Landscaping


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