Gulbranson Residence – TrueOrder Architecture

General Information

  • Area: Ocotillo Hills / Sunnyslope
  • Architecture: John Chonka/TrueOrder Architecture & Design
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Superb Contemporary home by noted Valley Architect, John Chonka. In addition to fantastic architecture, this home offers outstanding views, a natural desert setting, easy-to-everywhere location, and low energy and maintenance costs through superior design.

Split floorplan offers the owners suite in a loft-like setting. Soaring ceiling heights makes for a spacious feeling throughout this fabulous home. Enjoy superb mountain and city-light views from the covered patio and the two upper walk-out decks!

There are three bedrooms, one currently used as a den. The owners-suite is upstairs and has access to its own private view balcony. There is a formal dining room and an eat-in kitchen niche. Skylights and well placed windows flood the house with filtered, natural light.

Enduring architecture incorporates finished concrete floors and steel rails and detailing. This desert lot is wonderful offering mature natural vegetation and low, low maintenance and water use. An excellent example of what an obtainable Architect-designed home can be. Well published locally (Phoenix Home + Garden, January 1995). This is a custom contemporary home that is affordable, fun and efficient!