Traditional Residence Remodel
This Carmel Meadows Residence had “good bones”, with nicely
proportioned spaces, a good
circulation plan, and excellent siting and views. Interior finishes were cheap and in poor condition; the
exterior lacked any notable features or a sense of entry. The owners (one a former orchestra concertmaster) wished to renovate the house to
reflect their refined tastes and
Designs by Congleton Architect called for removal of aluminum windows and doors, redefinition of contemporary open beam ceiling to a vaulted coffer, a new galley kitchen, and a defined main entrance.