harlem brownstone x2

new york, ny
13,456 s.f.
unbuilt 2012

two adjacent dilapidated 16′-8″ wide brownstones in harlem are transformed into a (7) unit residential condo building with horizontal and vertical enlargements. the street wall of the (3) floor vertical addition is angled creating a modern interpretation of a mansard roof clad in patina copper.  each floor thru unit has (3) bedrooms and (2) baths, as well as a rear balcony and direct elevator access.  the buildings is topped with a communal roof deck.