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Admiral Outlook

Capturing the sweeping view while affording privacy through careful orientation on the site, this contemporary house also manages to be respectful of uphill neighbor’s views.

Beach Cottage

A vintage kitchen with a light-filled, gazebo-inspired breakfast nook make for a cozy garden retreat on the Puget Sound shoreline.

Hillside Retreat

Nestled into a West Seattle hillside, this home expanded vertically to take in a sweeping view of Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains beyond.

Longfellow Creek

Playful manipulation of scale and proportion of a 1918 worker’s cottage yields a modern and intimate home in West Seattle.

Seward Park House

The Maisano/Culberg family came to McNelis Architects with the unique challenge of reinventing a distinctive but dated Seward Park home.

North Admiral House

Modernized proportions and eclectic interior finishes give this 1930’s West Seattle home a fresh presence.

Kirkland House

Stripped to its studs, this Kirkland family’s home came back from the 1950’s with dynamic living space and a much more inviting exterior.

Heck's Kitchen

The centerpiece of this kitchen is a burgundy red Lacanche range flanked by Carrara marble and walnut butcher block countertops.

Ridge House

With a rising tower and ship’s prow form, this Gatewood Hill home maximized its views and curb appeal.

Madrona Tudor

This 1,000 square foot expansion opened up the house for a Madrona family without disturbing a single existing brick.

Maple Leaf House

Enthusiastic use of color makes for a lively family home and inspiring backdrop for the owner’s love of painting.