Richard T. Broderick, A.I.A.
Fidalgo Island Lookout
2020 Kansas Avenue, Anacortes, WA
Designed by Richard T. Broderick of Sparkitecture Design Solutions. This 2500 square foot cliff house is elegantly sited on a commanding bluff with ocean and vivid San Juan Islands sunsets. The site falls in a number of steep intervals onto a lower terrace before tumbling further still into a lush tangle of brush and evergreens bordering protected wetlands below. The structure opted for simple, site-informed massing - a trio of stacked rectangular boxes, one more elongated than the last, wedged into the cliffside. The three floors were arranged according to a distinct functional hierarchy â€“ living/social areas on the main first level; master suite in the middle incorporating two
457 Osage Ridge Road, Augusta, MO
In a clearing atop a ridge, with woods all around and views for miles, sits this Bernoudy treasure - a very special 73 acre country estate in the heart of Missouri's wine country. Less than an hour from St. Louis, this architecturally significant home enjoys (breathtaking) commanding views of the Missouri River Valley. Intelligently designed for full-time living and gracious entertaining, the well-appointed, fully equipped and immaculately maintained house has a loft, 2 large terraces and 2 fireplaces. Cedar shake roof and old cypress interior wood walls framing huge windows add to its allure. A very special place. "Splendor in the Woods," some might say.
Modernist Family Home, 1955
La Celle-Saint-Cloud, FR
This modern family home was built in 1955 and located in a 1,225 m² tree-filled garden.
Located in La Celle-Saint-Cloud, the two-story residence enjoys the privileged environment of a green town where forests, ponds and gardens compose the landscape. In a nice residential neighborhood, it is located 5 minutes by foot from the La Celle-Saint-Cloud railway station and 35 minutes from Paris by train.
The lower level accommodates a double living room, dining room with vast views extended by a balcony, three bedrooms and a bathroom. The lower level includes another bedroom and the garage.
This house features typically modern minimalist aesthetics
Contemporary Normandy Villa, 1973
near Le Neubourg, FR
This property mixes contemporary lines and modernist structure inside a beautifully landscaped park with wooden terraces and swimming pool.
The three-story residence enjoys quiet and private scenery and is located 15 minutes by car from Le Neubourg, 30 minutes from Evreux, 45 minutes from Rouen and 2 hours from Paris. The castle, gardens and golf course of the “Champ de Bataille” are 10 minutes away from the property.
The ground level accommodates an entrance hall, large living room that opens to a terrace, an open kitchen, dining room, three bedrooms and two bathrooms. The upper level includes a vast lounge opening onto the terraced roof and a suite with
Marcel Breuer, Architect
The Snower House, 1954
6701 Belinder Avenue, Mission Hills, KS
A museum piece! One of the most important mid-century modern homes in the Midwest. A superb "restovation" according to Breuer's original vision for the home.
Martine Abraham, Architect
Architect's Modern Home, 1970
near Cap Fréhel, FR
This house designed by architect Martine Abraham was built during the seventies. It stands out because of its original structure, which design is dictated by playing cards colors. The concrete base of the house is shaped like a diamond, the first level is shaped like a club, the second level is like a spade and the roof is heart-shaped.
In Sable d’Or les Pins, the house stands on the seafront, near the beach, and enjoys an exceptional view and environment. In the Côtes d’Armor, it is located at 40 minutes from Saint-Brieux by car, 1hour from Saint Malo and 1 hour and 20 minutes from Rennes.
The house extends over a surface of 200 m² distributed among the
Ralph Rapson, Architect
The Betty Poole House, 1958
6699 Mohawk Drive, Chanhassen, MN
The Betty Poole House, a timeless modern residence designed by Ralph Rapson, stands above Lotus Lake in Chanhassen. The house, which has been meticulously maintained and curated by its current owners, retains the hallmarks of Rapson's original design.
The streamlined, one-story house features window walls in nearly every room. The walls of glass provide expansive views of the lake from the entry, living room, family room, and kitchen. Rapson's choice of materialsâ€”white painted brick, round skylights, and steel I-beams that frame the fireplaceâ€“lend an industrial aesthetic to the house.
Generous expanses of glass, partial height walls,
Modernist Cabin, 1953
15 Elbert Court, Highland Park, NJ
If you are looking for authenticity, prime location, and attachment to a four season landscape with privacy, this house is sited among a group of homes that share distinctive mid-century design.
Built in 1953, this home, on a spacious wooded lot within a prime cul de sac, has dappled river views. Finely renovated, the home is in turn-key move-in condition. Within the intact floor plan, are newly fitted and fixtured EIK and baths, a paneled study with fireplace, MBR with en-suite bath and two additional bedrooms, with ample closets throughout. Living / dining / study / kitchen circulation is ideal for entertaining. A glazed sunroom directly adjacent to kitchen and windowed
Bruce Goff, Architect
The Youngstrom House, 1968
236 Arapahoe Circle, Lake Quivira, KS
Designed by internationally acclaimed architect Bruce Goff, this one of a kind home turns it back to the street with the focus on lake views from all four levels. Open floor plan living with many updates. Large treed lot with boat dock in a quiet cove.
Jean Depoid, Architect
Modernist Hillside Home, 1970
near Agen, FR
This beautiful modernist home with covered swimming pool was built in 1970 by architect Jean Depoid.
The upper level accommodates the reception area which follows the natural curve of the land. It includes an entrance with a cloakroom, kitchen with pantry, dining room extended by an outdoor terrace, and a living room with a fireplace, terrace and mezzanine. The lower level includes a large living room, two bedrooms, a bathroom, two basements and a boiler room. A covered parking space completes the property.
The house opens on a large landscaped garden perfectly maintained and planted with many trees. It includes the swimming pool, covered with a wooden dome and