Jupiter Island Residence

Hobe sound, FLORIDA

This new residence on Jupiter Island, Florida will offer all the comforts of a vacation home, while respecting the design traditions and practicalities of the tropical environment.   The layout of individual volumes provides natural light and ventilation throughout each living space, while creating separate outdoor rooms to enjoy the environment year round.  The concrete tile roof will reflect the strong sun, and the generous eave overhangs will effectively manage the abundant storm water.  The building structure, including all windows and doors, is designed to withstand the 160+mph hurricane force winds.  The interior finishes will include native materials, such as pecky cypress.  The high-efficiency mechanical equipment and energy star rated appliances will offer the highest levels of performance.