shape of the house is designed with two wings echoing a Red Tail Hawk, with the pivot point providing a special space we call the Red Tail Perch, since this bird has special meaning to our client. Main
floor living with a gracious and open central living space is linked to the lower level with a stair that wraps around a space that is designed for a future elevator if they should need.
• location… Genesee, Colorado
• sustainability… Ground source heat pump, straw bale north wall, Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF) using no polystyrene, passive solar design, high levels of insulation, tight construction, healthy
materials, and a roof-mounted 10kw photovoltaic system.
• credits… structural engineer: Malouff Engineering // contractor: Kinsman Construction