marcel breuer “house in the garden” (lauck house, 1950), princeton, n.j.

Guided by the original plans, Sara and Rafi Segal removed some partitions on the second floor to open it to the living areas below.

Window profiles were also restored to their original design, improving the sense of connectivity to the outdoors.

At the time it was built in 1950, this house was unique not only in form but in the way the modern family can organize itself in space, says architect Rafi Segal, " in terms of the separation of adults and kids and the central openness of the kitchen. A l

The project’s first-floor plan.

The project’s second-floor plan.

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