Anti-contextual house

Millbrae CA

Image of house within context

Located just down the street from hillside view house, anti-contextual house resists obvious compatibility with neighboring gable roof houses, but strives to avoid overwhelming them by breaking its bulk into a series of small, regular volumes, which step down the steep hillside, both along the street and perpendicular to the street.  (Illustration: Sven Lavine)

Harvey Hacker Architects