Georgica Cove Residence By Bates Masi + Architects

This modern house has cedar shingles have been scaled up to the size of boards to cover the roof and sidewalls, while cedar screens provide privacy and filter light. #Shingles #Architecture #ModernHouse

Photography by Bates Masi + Architects

 

Bates Masi + Architects have recently completed a new home for a couple in East Hampton, New York, that would be comfortable for just the two of them the majority of the time, but also large enough to accommodate their children, grandchildren, and guests.

 

This modern house has cedar shingles have been scaled up to the size of boards to cover the roof and sidewalls, while cedar screens provide privacy and filter light. #Shingles #Architecture #ModernHouse

Photography by Bates Masi + Architects

The house was designed to blend in with the pastoral setting and vernacular building traditions of the area, like predominantly shingle style homes and barns that are often built and added to over time.


A glass pivoting front door welcomes people to this modern house that has cedar shingles. The cedar shingles have been scaled up to the size of boards to cover the roof and sidewalls, while cedar screens provide privacy and filter light. #Shingles #PivotingFrontDoor #Architecture #ModernHouse

Photography by Bates Masi + Architects

The cedar shingles on the house, common to local buildings, have been scaled up to the size of boards to cover the roof and sidewalls, while cedar screens provide privacy and filter light.

A marble plinth filled with sand elevates the house above the floodplain while also creating drywells to accept storm water runoff.


A marble plinth filled with sand elevates this modern house above the floodplain while also creating drywells to accept storm water runoff. #Plinth #ModernHouse #Architecture #Landscaping

Photography by Bates Masi + Architects

Inside, wood covers the ceiling and oak has been used for the floor, while sliding glass doors open the interior spaces to the patio outside.


Inside this modern house, wood covers the ceiling and oak has been used for the floor, while sliding glass doors open the interior spaces to the patio outside. #ContemporaryLivingRoom #WoodCeiling #Fireplace #InteriorDesign

Photography by Bates Masi + Architects

The kitchen, with white cabinets and a large island, shares the room with a casual dining area with a round table and a minimalist chandelier.


This modern kitchen, with white cabinets and a large island, shares the room with a casual dining area with a round table and a minimalist chandelier. #ContemporaryInterior #KitchenDesign #RoundDiningTable

Photography by Bates Masi + Architects

A small alcove with a large picture window is located between the various areas of the home, and it creates the ideal spot for relaxing and looking out towards the yard and water.


This small alcove with a large picture window creates the perfect spot for relaxing in the sun. #OakFlooring #Alcove #ReadingSpot #Windows

Photography by Bates Masi + Architects

Here’s a look at some of the cabinetry in the home, that features built-in drawer pulls and a light countertop.


This house features cabinetry with built-in drawer pulls and a light countertop. #Cabinets #WhiteCabinetry

Photography by Bates Masi + Architects

A wood slat partition with hidden lighting wraps around the stairs that lead to the upper floor of the home.


A wood slat partition with hidden lighting wraps around the stairs that lead to the upper floor of this home. #WoodPartition #WoodSlats #WoodSlatPartition

Photography by Bates Masi + Architects | Contractor: John Hummel and Associates | Interior Designer: Erica Millar Designs | Landscape Architect: J. Mendoza Gardens

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