Project Description

THE SHELNUTT HOUSE

HISTORY

The house was originally built on two lots for a couple and their four boys. Initially, the home had five bedrooms. The current owners have  converted one of the original bedrooms into a primary bathroom.

DESIGN FEATURES

  • Clear delineation of public and private spaces via building massing and organization
  • Original exterior windows allowing for fully penetrative light in public spaces
  • Original deep wood-clad eaves around entire perimeter of house

OF NOTE

  • Original single-pane windows throughout
  • Original deep eaves around entire perimeter of house
  • Original crown moulding detail in living room of rear porch
  • Current owner was able to source brick for the western addition from the same brick manufacturer as the original home.