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The Kent Residence

Posted 02.13.2013

    To this date, the Kent Residence has been a preliminary planning exercise, to provide the owners with conceptual planning to a level of planning which will allow them a choice of design alternatives. One of these conceptual plans will eventually be developed into comprehensive construction drawings, providing a pool and outdoor area which […]

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Kopfler Residence

Posted 02.13.2013

Our office was contacted to collaborate with a local architectural firm early in the planning phase of this project. A densely wooded piece of property was evaluated for appropriate locations and orientations of a unique, modern home. Construction of the home has been completed, and installation is in progress for comprehensive gate, driveway, parking, landscape, […]

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Galloway Residence

Posted 02.13.2013

When a previous client approached Dufreche-Perkins & Associates, we were asked to provide a property evaluation and analysis for his new property. A comprehensive analysis of the site’s topography, location, views, vegetation, and was produced during our first stage of involvement. After this analysis was documented, two preliminary site plans were produced, to explore alternate […]

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Rownd Residence

Posted 02.13.2013

This design presented the conflicting issues of requiring barrier-free access to the home and pool area, and requiring the home to be set substantially higher than the roadway or adjacent houses. Our firm responded with a design incorporating retaining walls, a carefully arranged grading plan, and a comprehensive fencing plan surrounding swimming pool featuring barrier-free […]

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The White Residence

Posted 02.06.2013

The Whites approached Dufreche-Perkins and Associates with a wish for a pool and surroundings which would seamlessly integrate into their existing yard and landscaping. A traditionally proportioned pool was conceived, with a fountain-wall and landscaping element to visually anchor the design. Strict attention was paid to the scale and proportion of the pool area, as […]

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Guico Farms

Posted 02.06.2013

This property was presented to us by a landowner wishing to create a recreational retreat for his family, providing future home sites nestled into a network of hiking and equestrian trails. Extensive analysis indicated opportunities for home-sites, lake excavation, trail development, and maximization of view corridors. The decision was made to selectively clear portions of […]

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Doran Residence

Posted 02.06.2013

This local residence presented Dufreche-Perkins and Associates with a “blank slate,” calling for comprehensive property improvements in an empty backyard. The rural nature of the project site suggested the total enclosure of a pool area within a screening fence, to ensure privacy from views across the open land surrounding the home. A swimming pool, firepit, […]

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Beall Residence

Posted 02.06.2013

Wide, curving beds and walkways define the layout of this residential installation. An overgrown old landscape was no longer pleasing the owners when they approached Dufreche-Perkins and Associates to provide our services. The plans produced by our office included paving and planting design, as well as detailing the construction of a swing and arbor. Sight-line […]

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Spalitta Residence Master Plan

Posted 02.06.2013

The landscape architects performed an extensive site inventory and analysis and determined that the single existing access point into the property was a problem. An adjacent parcel of land was located as a potential new entry point. The landscape architects recommended that the Owners buy this parcel for development as the new entry to the […]

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Dufreche Family Pool

Posted 02.06.2013

When considering a pool for his own property, landscape architect Roy T. Dufreche of Dufreche-Perkins & Associates conceived a design that would embrace the family’s need for ample entertainment areas and a need for privacy. The pool layout was designed to turn its back to the street and to use the cabana, fencing and landscaping […]

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