LAKE CHARLES addition & renovation

client criteria:           

two story addition (capturing south-west lake views) to include dining and play for large family gatherings;  total kitchen renovation in ‘french country’ style

 

design strategy:     

locate addition to expand existing kitchen footprint and foster ease of circulation; capitalize on lake views with windows and elevation change; addition connected visually to existing with implementation of traditional architectural details: columns and coffered ceiling; repeat form of existing house in addition portion