Delightful modern retreat in Portland: S-T Residence

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S-T Residence is an incredible contemporary home design with a beautiful sunroom addition in Portland, Oregon, designed by . The sunroom was added onto the kitchen to create a strong connection between the interior and the beautiful large garden area. The bi-fold doors open to a covered porch to expand the living area.

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The bi-fold doors to the back and the French doors to the side give this newly added sun room the feeling of being an outdoor space. The wrap around porch makes this a perfect area for entertaining.

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The new sun room is open to the newly remodeled kitchen which makes a perfect space for casual entertaining.

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The kitchen and sun room open out to the lovely garden space making it a perfect place for summer entertaining.

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The newly remodeled kitchen is both beautiful and functional with large appliances and open shelves to display the owner’s pottery collection. The space is expanded by a renovated butler’s pantry through the cased opening.

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This eating area and built-in desk was added off of the kitchen and new sun room providing an open, light-filled space.

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A pair of large windows are framed by a built-in wood desk flanked by open shelves. The desk area is conveniently located off the kitchen and provides a lovely view to the garden.

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This light-filled butler’s pantry with custom built-in cabinets provides a functional transition between the kitchen and dining room in this lovely 1920’s home.

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The wall color in this contemporary living room is Benjamin Moore Mustard Field #377.

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