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Since the outdoor-loving homeowners love to garden, the ground floor kitchen and living room open up to the courtyard thanks to floor-to-ceiling glass doors.
Exposed concrete floors in the living space continue outdoors into rows of linear pavers separated by sedum.
The new volume boasts a compact footprint while housing the open living room/kitchen, a half bathroom, and garage downstairs, and two bedrooms and a bathroom upstairs.
Upstairs, there are two bedrooms, each with exposed rafter ceilings and bleached Douglas Fir floors paired with white walls for a warm but minimalist feel.
On the other side of the courtyard there’s the original 1888 structure with a butterfly roof that was built to be a saloon and home for the bar’s owner. When the new owners purchased the property, the building was in bad shape having gone through a series of uses over the years.
The original character was preserved with the existing wooden structure and ceiling rafters being refinished, while the windows, floors, and finishes needed replacing.
Much like the new structure, the front house maintains a relaxed feel with white surfaces and natural wooden elements throughout.
A hand-painted mural lives on the bathroom walls, painted by local artist Rob Moss Wilson. An outdoor tub/shower and cedar-lined sauna add an addition place to enjoy the outdoors.