An Escape in the Woods
HUNTING VALLEY, OHIO, USA
- Client: Private Residence
- Date: Completed September 2013
- Size: 22 acres; Pond Pavilion (575 sf, two levels)
- Services: Site Planning, Architectural Design and Construction Administration
As part of a 22-acre site master plan that includes a house, a series of walled gardens, an Infinity pool, bathhouse pavilion and several outbuildings, the Pond Pavilion sits on the edge of secluded woods overlooking a private pond. Built from Douglas fir wood timbers with exposed galvanized bolt connections, the open-air pavilion includes a wood dock, stone pavers and fireplace; an upper-level screened-in nature viewing room with storage and a roof-covered balcony.