Gallery: Three Legged Pig’s Eddie House is a Green Renovation of an Edw...

The Eddie House in San Francisco's Richmond District is a classic case of old meets new. Approached from the front, on 16th Avenue, the Edwardian facade blends in seamlessly with its neighbors. But viewed from the back yard, the house looks like a contemporary, 21st-century home. In May 2011, architect Mimi Chen of Three Legged Pig Design renovated the home's interior and added addition to the back. The resulting home is a hybrid from two very different eras, and its name, Eddie, alludes to the home's Edwardian bones, but with a modern twist.

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