My house, growing up

This is the house I grew up in. It was particularly challenging to render in one-meter increments, especially while preserving the positions of walls and staircases. The entire structure wanted to shift around in various dimensions; a tension which is only partly resolved by resizing the stair and kitchen.

I chose a site on a hill, facing west; echoing the original lot.

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The front entryway opens onto a common room, staircase as stage, and, around the corner, living room.

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The common room features the ping-pong table my brother and I played on.

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Looking towards the front of the common room and its three bay windows:

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The top landing connects the bedrooms to the common areas of the house.

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The master bedroom faces east:

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And the three smaller bedrooms to the south:

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The crawlspace, naturally, is full of creepers:

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The living room, under the master, overlooks the backyard to the east, provides a sitting circle and a fireplace.

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Wide-open windows across the entire east side of the house bring light into the dining room:

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And at the northeast corner, the kitchen's sunny counterspace overlooks a quiet corner of the yard.

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And just like I remember, the garage is home to some really mean spiders:

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