Martinon Monter

How do you solve a problem of inserting a new addition that doesn’t look like a typical addition? How do you bring new life to a unique structure, without the shackles of having to imitate?

A hand-built stone home takes on a new life with a contemporary addition that takes the home to new heights. An undulating roof structure above a second story addition transforms the stone house into a becoming a crafted foundation anchoring the light addition to the shoreline. The bedroom raises its highest eave toward the Saint John River and includes a rhythmic series of tall window openings that dramatically frame the surrounding water views.