River’s Edge

River’s Edge is a contemporary interpretation of a traditional New England waterfront cottage. The extraordinary site becomes center stage as one moves through the entrance sequence to the Screen Porch suspended above the waterfront. Within all of the convention is a subtext of the sublime: the sweeping rooflines integrate the slope of the site into […] Read more »

Old Westport Farm

Old Westport Farm is a 175-acre Agricultural Preservation Restriction (APR) farm located along a river feeding directly into the Atlantic Ocean. We designed a compact property core, including Main House, Greenhouse, Guest House, Wine Shed and Gardens, within the APR restricted footprint for new construction. In addition to the collection of structures comprising the Main […] Read more »


Perched is the story of an old cottage sited atop a ledge outcropping overlooking the ocean. studio2sustain was invited to help turn this abandoned shell into a habitable, efficient and sustainable coastal structure. Working around exposed timber frames, a dirt crawl space, and an exposed wood interior with an eccentric profile we carefully transitioned Perched […] Read more »