A challenging building envelope on an infill lot helped create this very unique Birmingham, Mich. home. A Best in American Living Awards Gold winner for One-of-a-Kind Custom or Spec Home 3,501 – 4,500 Square Feet, the Stanley Boulevard Spec Home is our Home of the Week!
Its modern twist to the traditional farmhouse takes advantage of the narrow lot. Strong vertical elements are found with the square stair turret, brackets holding up metal roof detailing and a large front porch.
Light being essential, the main living rooms were strategically placed on the southern portion of the site. The two-story foyer and light-filled open staircase run through the home like a spine, connecting all three floors.
The second floor includes three junior suites as well as the master suite, with a private sitting room with fireplace and a spa-like master bath. Read more…