DRPILLA provided site /civil, architectural and structural design for this three lot sub-division of a five acre parcel. This two-story residence is the first of the three houses built within this private road development. The main and upper levels are wood-frame construction with brick, timber and stone cladding. The house is situated on the property to take advantage of the sweeping Hudson River views from all levels and rooms.
Site / Civil Engineering
Site Plan Development
Designed site improvements included topographic mapping of the entire site; stormwater drainage analysis and engineering design; layout of all utilities; erosion control measures; subdivision plat layouts; road design according to town regulations, horizontal and vertical curves; development of maintenance agreements between subdivided parcels; traffic studies; creation of environmental buffer regions; landscape planning; street signage; subsurface investigation and reports; steep slope analysis; engineering of all slope stabilization, including retaining walls; and approvals from regulatory agencies including local town ordinances, drainage agency, sewer department and NYS DEC.