• mid-century, modern, pacific northwest, dwell, iconic architecture

    This house is a complete remodel of one of iconic Seattle architect Fred Bassetti’s earliest designs. The entry approach was redesigned with a cantilevered concrete landing in the sunken Courtyard and a large glass pivot door. All photography by Benjamin Benschneider.

  • modern, indoor-outdoor, deck, PNW, washington

    The relationship of interior to exterior space is enhanced with large sliding doors and celebrated with the creation of new outdoor spaces that extend out from the interior.

  • kitchen, island, dining, ceasarstone, interior

    While appreciating the classic modern structure, the owners wanted to open up the floor plan, update all finishes, and tailor the home to suit their interests and lifestyle.

  • minimal, modern, island, waterfall, kitchen, mercer island

    Our goal was to respect the original intent and spirit of the design while making the house reflective of its owners, of its time, and a new celebration of its place.

  • master bedroom, steel, deck, tv wall, interior design

    The steel Pantry/Office provides needed storage and provides a separation between the living areas and the sleeping space.

  • master bathroom, simple, clean, modern, interior, milestone

    Wet areas and bathing spaces are ethereally bright, smooth and seamless.

  • shower, bathtub, milestone, bathroom, seamless

    Milestone acrylic cement plaster was used to achieve the seamlessness quality, and also impart a depth with a hand patina.

  • lavatory, mirror, sink, cedar, modern, architect

    Materials throughout are natural but installed and crafted in an extremely crisp manner.

  • media room, desk, basement, projection screen, modern architecture

    The lower floor is a media room and office, flanked by windows to patios.

  • Taiko space, boulders, enclosed patio, screened porch, northwest

    A new aluminum bar grating screen encloses the Outdoor Room and Main Floor Deck, filtering interior views and forming a sparkling and diaphanous wall from the street.

  • architect, metal, concrete planter, chimney, bar grating

    New metal cladding with interior cedar liner wraps over the house and grounds it to the site.


A complete remodel and re-imagining of a mid-century residence. This project won a prestigious AIA Honor Award.