Archive for Contemporary Mountain

Elk Point project finished and sold

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , on November 7, 2014 by michaelfgallagher

While most people think of more traditional mountain themes for their vacation homes, there’s a growing interest in a cleaner more contemporary aesthetic. This works very well with large of expanses of glass that show the great views and fewer details to distract from the natural beauty that surrounds. This recently completed project in Breckenridge demonstrates this concept very well. The home feels very much like a mountain home, but with much more contemporary lines, simple detailing and fantastic indoor-outdoor relationship.

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This home was recently completed and sold. It sits on an incredible site in Breckenridge, Colorado with fantastic views of Breckenridge Ski Resort and the Ten Mile Range. It’s called Elk Point because of the frequent visits by a local elk heard.

You can see more photos on my website http://www.MichaelGallagher.com

 

Peak 8 Penthouse recieves more publicity

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , on October 7, 2014 by michaelfgallagher

My project near the Breckenridge Ski Resort has been featured in Denver Life Magazine in October. Here’s the link if you’d like to see the article: http://denverlifemagazine.com/2014/10/room-with-a-view/

Thanks to the homeowners for their help. Great clients make great projects possible!

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Elk Point sweeps the Summit County Parade of Homes awards

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , on September 21, 2014 by michaelfgallagher

Thanks to  the Summit County Parade of Homes for awarding five out of the seven available awards to the home I designed. Thanks to the builder Double Diamond Property and Construction and the homeowner for making this possible. If you’d like to see this contemporary mountain home, the Parade continues Sunday September 21st as well as Saturday and Sunday September 26th and 27th. Admission proceeds benefit the Summit Foundation.

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Summit County Parade of Homes entry

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , on September 16, 2014 by michaelfgallagher

Once again, one of my designs has been selected for the Summit County Parade of Homes tour September 20 & 21 and 27 & 28 in Summit County Colorado. Please stop by and visit. Proceeds of the Parade benefit the Summit Foundation.

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The home is a more contemporary home than what you usually see in this area. It has a very refreshing aesthetic while still clearly within the mountain vernacular.

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Work is just finishing up so the home will be ready for the Parade.

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The Master Bedroom flows right out to an “outdoor room” with its own fireplace and great views.

 

Michael F Gallagher, Architect      Breckenridge, Colorado          http://www.MichaelGallagher.com