Glass Marvel in Earthquake Country
A skillful blend of rural vernacular with modern sensibilities transforms a concrete barn into a unique mixed-use compound set in Sonoma County vineyards.
The decrepit Geyserville structure was practically falling down when JENSEN got the assignment to give it new life. The designers respected the existing heavy concrete walls, adding a layer of rigid insulation inside, along with a layer of “shotcrete” for structural stability. In essence, the design inserts a brand-new building inside the existing one.