Project Name: Bellevue Modern House
Jurisdiction: City of Bellevue
Lot size: 8,500 sf
Building areas: 4,900 sf conditioned space, garage 708 sf
Project Overview: Nestled in the vibrant heart of downtown Bellevue, this unique corner lot property is a masterpiece of modern architecture. Designed to prioritize both privacy and panoramic views, its exterior features minimal street-facing windows paired with extensive curtain wall systems. This clever design offers an exclusive retreat with breathtaking views of the surrounding lake.
Design Highlights: The residence is a modern two-story structure with an innovative walkout basement, including an Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU). The highlight of its design is the multi-level atriums, adding an extraordinary spatial dynamic. The centerpiece is an open staircase leading to a skylight-crowned atrium, bathing the home in natural light. At its core, an open-plan living area seamlessly transitions into a double-height living room, anchored by a striking central fireplace.
Master Suite and Lighting: The master suite is a haven of luxury, facing the tranquil lake and serene backyard. It boasts expansive floor-to-ceiling glazing and an intimate covered deck. As evening falls, the house’s sophisticated lighting design comes to life, transforming the structure into a glowing emblem of modernist elegance.