Perched atop a steep, treed slope looking east toward Coeur d’ Alene, massive ochre toned boulders arranged in naturalized outcroppings divide the difficult terrain of this Liberty Lake property into three terraces. Joining these terraces, a waterfall cascades down between outcroppings into a heated concrete pool and then continues from the pool’s edge over rock ledges terminating in a natural swimming pond with a sandy beach. Stamped concrete patios the color of warm earth host opportunities to dine outdoors, lounge in the sun or sit beside the glow of a recessed fire pit. A concrete “bridge” connecting these patios, cantilevers out over the edge of the pool above the pond and defines the pool’s outer edge, while stone steps lead from the patio up to a full sized tennis court chiseled into the mountainside.
Perched on a hillside on the edge of the Palouse, these homeowners wanted a backyard that took advantage of the…
A front yard transformation gives the homeowners a new space to enjoy their lake views.
Situated in the midst of an expansive prairie, the homeowners wanted to create a backyard oasis.
The homeowners built their barn to be more than a simple outbuilding, and the party continues outside.