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Montecito Residence

The Montecito Residence is a single-family home set in the fire-prone Toro Canyon. The owners wanted a house that minimized its use of scarce natural resources and recognized the challenging environmental conditions of the area. The design solution is a structure that functions as an umbrella to shield the house from the sun and allows cool offshore breezes to move through the space.

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