Residential Design

VOL4 2019

A business-to-business magazine focused on the collaborative process and talented work of residential architects and custom homebuilders.

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Located in the Wildland Urban Interface Zone, the project also meets wildfire regulations. In fact, the use of noncombustible materials and assemblies—stone and chunky cedar siding, metal roof, and closed-cell foam envelope—helped it survive the Tubbs Fire that swept through in October 2017 while the house was under con- struction. Fortunately, only the existing garage burned, and it was redesigned and rebuilt. Something old, something new: the property reads as the perfect vintage for a couple whose dream was to live in wine country and make wine. "One of the goals was to knit together the site elements so that when finished, it felt like it was meant to be from the beginning," Amy says. At once orderly and unexpected, the pieces snap into place, redefined for comfort amidst the shifting activities of daily life. —Cheryl Weber Calistoga Estate Calistoga, Calif. ARCHITECT: Amy Alper, AIA, Amy A. Alper, Architect, Sonoma, Calif.; project architect: Dirk Smolak BUILDER: John Rechin, Total Concepts, Santa Rosa, Calif. INTERIOR DESIGNER: Jennifer Robin Interiors, San Anselmo, Calif. LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT: Cary Bush, Merge Studio, Sebastopol, Calif. LANDSCAPE CONTRACTOR: JKT Associates, Sonoma LIGHTING DESIGNER: McCoy Lighting Design, Rancho Mirage, Calif. PROJECT SIZE: 4,250 square feet SITE SIZE: 12 acres CONSTRUCTION COST: Withheld PHOTOGRAPHY: John Merkl Photography KEY PRODUCTS BATHROOM VENTILATION: Panasonic CABINETRY HARDWARE: Emtek, Ashley Norton, Waterworks, Rocky Mountain Hardware COOKTOP/RANGE: Miele COUNTERTOP: NuCrete Studios CLADDING: Napa Syar Stone DISHWASHER: Miele ENTRY DOORS: Kolbe EXTERIOR LIGHTING: Vision3 Lighting FAUCETS: Kallista, Waterworks, Kohler FIREPLACE: Isokern FLOORING: Montaigne Beaumont, Honed Fountainbleu GARAGE DOORS: Carriage House Doors ICE-MAKER: Sub-Zero INSULATION: Benjamin Obdyke INTERIOR LIGHTING: Tech Lighting LIGHTING CONTROLS: Lutron MICROWAVE: Sharp PAINTS, STAINS, COATINGS: Benjamin Moore REFRIGERATOR: Sub-Zero ROOFING: Taylor Metal SHOWER TILE: Fez Collection SINKS: Kohler, Rohl SKYLIGHTS: Solarium & Skylight Systems TOILETS: TOTO TOWEL HEATERS: Amba Products TUB: Native Trails WINDOWS: Kolbe WINE REFRIGERATOR: Sub-Zero 66 RESIDENTIALDESIGNMAGA ZINE.COM VOL. 4, 2019 DESIGN LAB THE VIEW HOUSE

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