This modern guest house serves as a simple retreat overlooking Lake Washington on the western shore of Mercer Island, with an open living, kitchen and dining room on the main floor, and a bedroom with a large roof deck on the upper level.
Robert Hutchison Architecture
Robert Hutchison Architecture specializes in the design of contemporary projects of various types and sizes. In partnership with clients, consultants, and builders, we seek creative solutions that result in an architecture that is elegant and efficient. At the core of all our work lies an interest in the balance of the permanent with the ephemeral, resulting in highly experiential works evocative of a response to place. Our diverse list of projects include custom homes and remodels, cabins, art studios, commercial interiors, and institutional and public works. Always striving for a holistic practice, we balance architectural commissions with research, writing, and installation projects.
This small residence located on the banks of the White River five miles from Mt. Rainier quietly blends into the surrounding forest. White River House was designed by Robert Hutchison Architect, an architecture studio based in the Fremont neighborhood of Seattle. An entry courtyard serves as a transition space from outdoors to indoors, and keeps the ubiquitous […]