McKenna Residence – Wolcott, Colorado
McKenna Residence, Lot 3 – DeLia Subdivision, Bellyache Ridge, Eagle County, CO; 6,500 s.f.; 2005. Contractor: Double “R” Contracting & Development
This 6,500 s.f. house is tucked within a grove of aspen trees amid a stand of old douglas fir trees above Wolcott, Colorado. The house is wrapped around a courtyard on the south, and the great room, dining room and hearth room are focused on a panorama of distant views. The house has a drystack stone base, timber accents and simple, elegant detailing. French doors in the great room open onto the courtyard, and allows the family to feel rooted to the land while enjoying views of the distant hills.