Wolf Creek Cabin
Wolf Creek View Cabin sits in a lightly treed meadow, surrounded by foothills and mountains in Eastern Washington. The 1,800 square foot home is designed as two interlocking “L’s”. A covered patio is located at the intersection of one “L,” offering a protected place to sit while enjoying sweeping views of the valley. A lighter screening “L” creates a courtyard that provides shelter from seasonal winds and an intimate space with privacy from neighboring houses.
The building mass is kept low in order to minimize the visual impact of the cabin on the valley floor. The roof line and walls extend into the landscape and abstract the mountain profiles beyond. Weathering steel siding blends with the natural vegetation and provides a low maintenance exterior.
We believe this project is successful in its peaceful integration with the landscape and offers an innovative solution in form and aesthetics for cabin architecture.
Awards and Recognition:
AIA Spokane Honor Award, June 2012
AIA Spokan Craftsmanship Award, June 2012
Award of Merit, 2011 Custom Home Design Awards
Seattle Homes & Lifestyles, "Keeping Climate", p. 74-75, November/December 2009
Mountain Living Magazine, "A Natural Beauty", p. 100, October 2008
Category: Modern Mountain Cabin Wolf Creek, Methow Valley, WA