salcombe house, devon

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With one of the most dramatic positions on the Kingsbridge Estuary in Salcombe, this rare plot offers a wide site and intriguing opportunity to utilise a ‘modest’ internal habitable space whilst providing an exceptional connection from internal to generous external viewing platform spaces. Utilising the existing structure and enhancing an internal swimming pool, additional bedrooms and vast living spaces this is sure to be the most prestigious of residential accommodation in Salcombe.

Materiality reflect the contextual location with white render, traditional to modernist architecture to our coastlines and evident in surroundings buildings. Transparency and reflectancy of glass is used throughout to provide panoramic views to the estuary whilst also reflecting the surrounding land and seascape. Timber cladding to reflect the mature landscaping to the site, with local rock to the pool and retaining wall structures insure the strength of the designs full integration to its specific site.