Tecumseh Trail Residence

TYPE

Historic Home Addition & Renovation

LOCATION

Indian Hill, Ohio

COMPLETED

2004

When commissioned to design a master bedroom addition for this residence, we chose to use what little programmatic area we were given to its fullest poetic advantage – a “more with less” approach.

Lifting the addition on pilotis, the new bedroom is aligned with the former bedroom, which is now a sitting room, to produce a master suite. The new terrace created beneath the addition provides a shaded retreat for users of the nearby pool and bocce ball court. When the large window wall of the master bedroom is folded open, the custom bed can move along recessed tracks onto the elevated terrace – bringing the indoors out and permitting comfortable nights to be spent under the stars.

Photography: Corson Hirschfeld

Awards & Publications

  • Award, 2005 AIA National Small Project Awards

  • Merit Award, 2004 AIA Ohio Design Awards

  • Citation Award, 2004 AIA Cincinnati Design Awards

  • Grand Award, 2005 Remodeling Magazine Remodeling Design Awards

  • Best Residential Singular Space, 2004 Cincinnati Magazine Design Awards

  • Cincinnati Magazine, November 2004

  • Dwell, February 2015

Contact Us

1118 Saint Gregory St. Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

Tel 513-381-1669, Fax 513-381-4504

contacts (at) senhauserarchitects.com

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