NEWS & OBSERVER: “Modest modern for simple living in Cameron Park”

Contributed report by Kim Weiss

tonic design, Modernist house in Cameron Park

View from the living space at the front of the house all the way to the backyard.

“Modest Modern” — that’s what Abby Ross calls the new house in Raleigh’s Cameron Park neighborhood that she shares with her husband, Sean, and their children Noah, 7, and Chloe, 4.
Designed and built by Tonic Design + Tonic Construction of Raleigh, the Rosses’ one-story 1700sf house became a two-story 3400sf Modern house with clean lines, clear volumes, open multi-use spaces, and a strong connection between indoors and outdoors. Yet its size and siting (in line with its neighbors), and exterior materials (charcoal and gray concrete rain-screen panels with wood detailing), make this Modern house a quiet, friendly addition to Cameron Park’s established neighborhood west of downtown Raleigh…
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N&O: Modest Modern
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