HE MITCHELL RESIDENCE was designed in 1956 by one of Philadelphia’s century architects to achieve world recognition. Ehrman B. Mitchell partner of Mitchell/Giurgola, designed and built this home as his personal residence.
This house for a family of four in Kamakura, near Tokyo, was the first in Japan to receive Passive House certification, an international standard for energy-efficient housing. It was designed by Mori and completed in
I would make this one all 2 stores with double high ceilings in the living area. I would turn the whole upstairs 90 degrees to sit on top of the office and garage, then have an open balcony hallway to the living area below.