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THE CABINS at WALDEN MONTEREY

Building off of a net-zero approach to living and becoming more grounded in a natural ecosystem, The Cabins at Walden Monterey allow for intermittent dwelling as well as prolonged enjoyment of the landscape, as the formal and long term plans for the environment begin to take form. Focused on an efficiently crafted footprint grounded in container based construction, and with little more than 1 bed and 1 restroom, the initial options presented below delve deep into varied responses to the idea of a modern cabin and what an elegantly but simple and crafted space in the special location that is Monterey, has the potential to offer. Investigating different spaces, different exposures, and different ways of cabin living, SOLITUDE, 2Y2M2D, and CHAPARRAL each bring a unique approach to a new and exciting opportunity that pays homage to Thoreau's treatise and an opportunity for deliberate living.

SOLITUDE

A simple space for simple pleasures. An opportunity to focus on the idyllic surroundings and return to the aspects of life that bring peace, joy, and serenity. SOLITUDE strives to place the emphasis ...

2Y2M2D

Surrounded by the transcending Monterey topography and inspired by acres of untouched beauty, 2Y2M2D is a modern cabin designed to bring this gentle landscape inward and create opportunity for...

CHAPARRAL

Created for those seeking opportunistic outdoor living and the ability to adapt to seasonal changes, CHAPARRAL is a cabin meant to unfold and react to the wants, wishes, and desires of its ...