The Wissioming Residence is a two-story modern house that was designed by Robert Gurney Architect.
The home, situated in Glen Echo, Maryland is sited on a closely wooded lot overlooking the Potomac River. The brand new home occupies the footprint of a pre-present home in an effort to minimally disturb the location, eradicating no mature hardwoods within the course of. A brand new swimming pool is suspended twenty ft above grade to additional scale back the impression to the steeply sloping website. The workplace is situated on the bottom flooring of a indifferent construction separated from the primary residence by a reflecting pool. That construction additionally incorporates a storage on the primary degree and a visitor suite above. Translucent glass and panels of Kalwall are used to permit the constructing to function a lantern to the primary home at night time.
Wooden siding is mixed with smooth grey coated chrome steel and black metal window frames to offer an exterior materials palette that matches comfortably within the panorama. Bluestone, gravel and water full the palette.