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Benjamin Benschneider / the Seattle times

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Better with age: Suyama-designed island home settles in

Scott and Fran particularly love to spend winter days here, next to the fire. The more harsh the weather, the better. “The winters are so special up here,” Fran says. Says Suyama of the design: “The concrete walls became the foundation walls to help ground the house. You want the one material to come up out of the ground to create the enclosure.”