Maude Street

Maude Street

Architect
Murray Legge Architecture
Location
Austin, Texas, USA
Project Year
2018
Category
Housing
Leonid Furmansky

Maude Street

Murray Legge Architecture as Architects

Maude Street embraces the need for density in the urban core of Austin while maintaining a residential scale. The owner developed a program that included three separate units on a single corner lot: a primary dwelling for himself, a guest suite, and an auxiliary dwelling unit.


The design challenge was to include all three units and maintain a cohesive character that respects the scale of the surrounding residential neighborhood. To achieve this, we lifted the main dwelling up to the second story, and inserted the short-term rental below. The large outdoor terrace overhangs the parking and entry on the ground floor. The third dwelling unit, a standalone structure, tucks in the back of the lot and presents a narrow elevation towards the street.


Material Used:

1. Exterior Cladding – Hardie Board with Battens

2. Screen Wall – Wood Tone Real Trim Treated Battens

Product Specifications
BrandCategoryProducts
Wood ToneScreen Wall
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