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Constructed inside the Texas Hill Nation, the Cascading Creek Home, designed by the Bercy Chen Studio, combines sustainability with fashionable know-how and design. Regardless of its nearly 12,000-sq.-foot measurement, the low-profile residence goes in the direction of the Texas norm of giant suburban houses which could be typical of the world.
The house was constructed with the panorama in ideas and makes use of two prolonged limestone partitions — native to the world — that perform the “spines” of the separate dwelling wings. The personal and non-personal wings cantilever from a single column to allow for max daylight and views to the pool and grounds. Regardless of having a sloping roof, each space will improve in amount from the preliminary entryway as you progress by way of each wing and step proper right down to the next room.
The house incorporates quite a lot of methods to make it inexperienced along with the roof collected rainwater, photograph voltaic energy by means of photovoltaic and scorching water panels, and an entire native climate conditioning system.
Pictures by Paul Bardagjy and Ryan Michael.