Residence In Eliot
It’s not exactly uncommon for parents to encourage their children to leave the nest and explore the world while still hoping they will always want to return home one day.
This family was tethering off their youngest, a highschooler, at the start of the project. The older three had all gone off to study and begin their lives as young adults.
However, not to be without consideration, one of the first items of design business was to make sure this home would accommodate everyone and their significant others throughout the year and over holidays. This was not an exercise in downsizing as much as it was one it making room for it all over again, but for adults, and the anticipation of an extended family.