Boy and dog stroll alongside their Missouri home’s wraparound porch, made of Brazilian ipe. Rolling slatted doors screen the living room windows, providing shade on sunny days. Photo by Joe Pugliese. Photo by: Joe Pugliese
Merryn Road by Aamer Architects is the third home built for a client with the intention to provide a private space for the client as well as for his two grown sons and their families. The client requested the addition of a koi pond and gar.
Black exterior- The exterior sconces are original to Zaik's 1956 design. A series of decks wraps around the house, connected by aggregate walkways that are part of a hardscape jointly designed by Helgerson's office and Lilly Villa Gardens.
Let me preface that this is not my house 😊. Brian and I enjoy strolling the neighborhood admiring homes and to our surprise, Ava loves it, too. Therefore, it has become a family activity. Our neighborhood is usually filled with old homes but this new bu