Contemporary Shoreline Residence, Bainbridge Is, WA

White barked Birch trees frame the entry into the drivewayA sea of Carex testacea provides movement in a soothing paletteThe entry path winds guests toward the front door where a seat wall offers a place to linger and chatThe entry path winds guests toward the front door where a seat wall offers a place to linger and chatShrubs and vines in an array of soothing greens soften the edge of the old Fort Ward bunker that is nestled into this unique siteShrubs and vines in an array of soothing greens soften the edge of the old Fort Ward bunker that is nestled into this unique siteThe plant palette becomes warmer and draws one toward the stunning view of Puget SoundThe plant palette becomes warmer and draws one toward the stunning view of Puget SoundThe flagstone patio provides an intimate place to take in the vast views of Puget SoundThe flagstone patio provides an intimate place to take in the vast views of Puget SoundThe flagstone patio provides an intimate place to take in the vast views of Puget SoundThe meandering path leads to a curving deck that takes full advantage of the site and the views of Puget SoundGrasses and native  plant species provide wildlife habitat between the deck and the shorelineGrasses and native plant species provide wildlife habitat between the deck and the shorelineVariegated grasses, evergreen shrubs, ground cover and boulders make for an interesting stroll through the garden year roundEvergreen shrubs, lavender, ground cover, and boulders make for an interesting stroll through the garden year roundEvergreen shrubs, lavender, ground cover, and boulders make for an interesting stroll through the garden year roundThe view of the entry garden from the adjacent Fort Ward bunker on-siteThe site layout and planting plan