FRANTZ RESIDENCE / GOLETA, CALIFORNIA
CLIENT: David and Maria Frantz
SITE: on a steeply sloping former nursery site
PROGRAM: single-family residence, including two bedrooms, swingroom/office, laundry, living, dining, kitchen, dance studio, and detached garage
SIZE: 2,800 ft2
COMPLETION: July 2003
NOTES: a CMU base spans along the fall line across the site, acting as a stabilizing retaining wall and anchor
PROJECT TEXT: Within the base are located the bedrooms, swingroom, and dance studio; above, in two pavilions that rotate to face the view, are the living areas and garage. Between the two rotated elements, on the roof of the base, is an entry court, with its own view.