New single-family house located in the Summit | Powder Mountain development located at the top of Powder Mountain in Eden, Utah. The site is in the area of the development known as “The Overlook Phase I”. The dwelling is single story from the boardwalk and follows the profile of the topography. The dwelling is orientated south to optimize solar heat gain and reduce heat loss.
A covered porch to the north provides a welcoming and informal place to meet and greet with neighbors. Views of the valley are to the south through the living room/kitchen window wall, enclosed patio, and bedroom windows.
The building shell consists of wood framing and steel members, and is highly insulated both in the stud cavities as well as with continuous insulation at the exterior.
The primary exterior materials are wood siding, patinated copper siding and roof. Interior materials consist of tile and wood flooring, wood paneling, stone cladding, and glass.