Historic Landmark

Historic Landmark

Challenges

The goal was to compliment this iconic home with tasteful accents and provide a modern, secluded outdoor living space in an urban setting.

Opportunities & Solutions

Cast iron urns set on limestone pedestals capture the scale of the building and bring color and structure to an area where it is difficult to grow plants in the ground. The terrace is thoughtfully located to protect existing trees, while masonry walls with artwork provide screening from the busy streets. Decorative gravel paths provide access to this sanctuary in the city.