Flowing spaces and artistic details for The Hartford Residence in Texas
Flowing spaces and artistic details for The Hartford Residence in Texas
Flowing spaces and artistic details for The Hartford Residence in Texas

At the center of the established Austin, Texas, neighborhood stands a refined home which makes the most of its verdant steeply sloping site: a 5,295-square-foot space flooded with natural light

Clayton Korte designs two gable structures for a residence connected by a glass entry lobby connected by a formal entry courtyard. Hartford Residence's rooms open one after the other

Flowing spaces and artistic details for The Hartford Residence in Texas

The foyer welcomes guests with a unique oak floor motif and reveals an outdoor oasis with a pool in the sunken rear courtyard, while connecting the public and private wings on the main level

Flowing spaces and artistic details for The Hartford Residence in Texas

The public wing features a vaulted great room that combines kitchen, dining, and living spaces, with a balcony overlooking the pool below. A neutral interior color palette allows for a focus on bold details, such as black-stained furniture and the beautiful marble-wood waterfall island

Flowing spaces and artistic details for The Hartford Residence in Texas

"As the city of Austin continues to grow," notes Paul Clayton, Principal of Clayton Korte, "this residence evokes a modern simplicity while respecting the history of the surrounding Clarksville neighborhood. From street level, you see a seemingly one-story house, but an open entry staircase leads to generous gathering spaces and bedrooms tucked underneath. The unfolding spaces offer a sense of exploration for residents and guests alike"

Flowing spaces and artistic details for The Hartford Residence in Texas

A central staircase with open steps leads to guest rooms and a large family room on the lower floor. The family room extends seamlessly through retractable glass doors to a covered outdoor kitchen (440 sq. ft. of covered space), a patio and pool, perfect for easy entertaining

Flowing spaces and artistic details for The Hartford Residence in Texas

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