Bellaterra—Bungalow Plan 5
Los Gatos, California
Architect/Designer | DAHLIN Architecture | Planning | Interiors
Builder | SummerHill Homes
Photographer | ARON Photography
Residential component in first phase of a 2-phase development plan to fulfill the specific plan for a mixed-use, walkable community with truly accessible public gathering spaces on one of the largest remaining developable properties in Los Gatos designed in response to extensive community outreach over several years. 76 of the 253 homes are bungalows, providing a single-family style option. Design reflects the town s agrarian roots through community gardens and parklets while bold, contemporary architecture that uses distinctive materials and colors that integrate elements of the past into its detailing. Garages placed to the rear and front doors facing paseos create a walkable community with a pedestrian quality. Plan 5 is 1 bed, 1.5 bath, all living on the second floor with the first floor offering a 1-car garage. A terrace off the Great Room and another one off the primary bedroom and den provide private outdoor space. Spacious den has direct access to the terrace in addition to being accessible from the kitchen and large windows for lots of natural light, providing space for an office, hobby room, music room, home gym or combination.