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Butterfly Lofts
Houston, Texas

The Butterfly Lofts are spec, single family houses that are environmentally conscious, region specific, contemporary, and affordable. Large open spaces are naturally daylighted and cross ventilated with large, operable casement and awning windows located across from two story screened porches with indoor/outdoor fireplaces. Ceiling fans, heat pumps, sustainable interior and exterior materials, permeable landscapes with indigenous plants, and shed roofs to handle Houston’s soaking rainfalls are standard. In addition to centrally located second level kitchens, the lofts have first level mini kitchens and full bathrooms to provide independent living space for extended family members or separate office and meeting space for those who work from home. Master bedrooms with sitting areas overlooking two story space below and master bathrooms with origami soaking tubs are located on the third level.
Royse-Eagleton Architects Project