Gallery: Dowling Studios’ Westside Road Residence is an Experiment in G...

High on a hilltop overlooking the Russian River Valley lies the Westside Road Residence, the home of architect Julie Dowling of Dowling Studios. Conceived as an experiment in green living and a laboratory for learning, testing, and teaching sustainable building concepts, the single floor, three bedroom home has achieved LEED Platinum certification for homes. The house features solar passive design, a hybrid prefab/site-built construction, energy-efficient design and eco-friendly materials.

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