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Poteet preserved most of the exteriors’ industrial personality but used steel balconies, garden enclosures, and entry canopies to generate a residential vibe (above).

Adams and Smith selected steel for the industrial-style loftsÕ railings, landings, and exposed cross-bracing (top and above, left.) They inserted volumes for bedrooms and baths (above) into the projectÕs shell (middle).

A cozy media room with enclosed and open custom built-ins provides a secluded spot for family time (top). Poteet’s clever reuse of a steel beam as support for a marble vanity brings a hint of the building’s origins into the master bath (above).

A cozy media room with enclosed and open custom built-ins provides a secluded spot for family time (top). Poteet’s clever reuse of a steel beam as support for a marble vanity brings a hint of the building’s origins into the master bath (above).

The stairs widen to nearly 14 feet as they reach the ground floor (above, left), offering casual seating in the public zone. Another steel beam remnant frames the raised hearth fireplace, and a surround composed of white laminated glass (above, right) Ògives the eyes a place to rest,Ó Poteet says. Exposed concrete walls give texture and depth to the monochromatic master bedroom (left).

The stairs widen to nearly 14 feet as they reach the ground floor (above, left), offering casual seating in the public zone. Another steel beam remnant frames the raised hearth fireplace, and a surround composed of white laminated glass (above, right) “gives the eyes a place to rest,” Poteet says. Exposed concrete walls give texture and depth to the monochromatic master bedroom (left).

The stairs widen to nearly 14 feet as they reach the ground floor (above, left), offering casual seating in the public zone. Another steel beam remnant frames the raised hearth fireplace, and a surround composed of white laminated glass (above, right) “gives the eyes a place to rest,” Poteet says. Exposed concrete walls give texture and depth to the monochromatic master bedroom (left).

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