PUMPHOUSE

Location : Cable, Wisconsin
Area : 3,200 sf
Program : Residence

The landscape of the Great Northern Woods stretching through the upper peninsula of Michigan, across Northern Wisconsin, to the Iron Range of Minnesota and up into the Boundary Waters of Canada, and the individuals who chose to inhabit it, share a certain rugged, Bunyonesque Live Free or Die attitude with their countrymen to the east. So it with the above concept in mind, and the client stipulation that, because of advancing age, that, because of advancing age, that all living space be aligned \on a single level, that the Pumphouse, named for its proximity to the shed containing the equipment providing irrigation to the golf course beyond the pond, and for the clients’ fond memories of dancing at a famous nightclub named the Pump Room.