Oakdell Residence

Lead Designer
ClientDavid Thompson
Prize(s)Honorable Mention
Entry Description

Located in the hills of the Fryman Canyon Estates area in
Studio City, the Oakdell Residence is a remodel and an
addition to an existing 1960’s mid-century home. The
home’s original open floor plan was re-established to create
open space throughout maximizing views of the surrounding
landscape. Floor-to-ceiling windows and sliding glass doors
blur the lines between indoor-outdoor living, bringing in
ample light and extending the living area outside the house
and into the landscape. An addition consisting of a master
bedroom and office was integrated into the hillside to take
advantage of the home’s canyon site. A simple, elegant
palette of materials was used to echo the qualities of the
existing home and to preserve its original spirit and