get many requests to see my designs, so, here are a few.
If you see something you like, just ask about it.
Most plans can be modified for different construction
LX&R Design can help you make your dream home a
Now, let's see some plans...
Solar greenhouse and
porch additions to my own home
in La Mesilla, N.M. - circa 1986.
Bright and warm
in Winter, a great place for plants - see the
palm tree ?
in 1993 for La Madera, N.M., this flat-roof adobe
features a covered formal entrance and an enclosed
an older adobe home in Cuba, New Mexico.
The additions (outlined in red) include a new master
bedroom with attached bath and walk-in closet.
The dining area and step-down living room were also added
as well as the hall to gain access to the bedrooms.
roof design in Chamita, N.M. for Habitat For
Humanity. I am a founding member of this chapter.
good work by Good people.
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image above for a larger version of the
Spiral staircase takes
View of lofted ceiling
over living room
cabin in Lyden, N.M. was designed as a guest house. It
has a lofted sleeping area reached by a spiral staircase
and a covered portal for relaxing under on hot
meandering Adobe design for the Taos N.M. area.
Solid lines indicate thick double-adobe walls.
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Adobe home was designed for Silver City N.M..
In excess of 4,000 square feet, it features a solar
green house, a private guest wing and a central
Strawbale artist compound was designed for
Madrid, N.M.. In excess of 6,000 sq. ft., it includes
seven residences. There are communal living areas and
studio work spaces inside and out. North facing
clerestory windows allow indirect light for painting.
sq. ft. Strawbale home was recently
completed near Abiquiu, N.M.. A beautiful and
spacious home, it features a 12 ft. high aviary for the
owners exotic birds !
of a number of LX&R conceptual plans.
Designed as an adobe, it could also be built from
A.A.C. or Pumice-Crete.
conceptual court yard plan which could be
built as a Strawbale, Adobe, A.A.C. or Pumice-Crete.
conceptual round living room design
featuring a circular fire pit at the center.
conceptual two-story round plan designed
for Pumice-Crete on a lot with 360 degree views in
Santa California, N.M. .
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Another conceptual round living room plan
designed for Pumice-Crete.
New Mexico Passive Solar Design Contest winner (most
solar efficient entry). This Passive Solar Adobe design
features a clerestory roof and sleeping loft.
section cut of the plan above.
Note that the overhangs block the Summer sun
while allowing it in during colder Winter months.
design 6.2 - Conceptual
features an attached garage and shop.
Casita and tripple-car garage combination.
This would make a great starter home if you plan to
build a hacienda later. You can live in the casita and
use the garage as a shop. Later the casita can be used
as a guest house.
'Cliff House' project designed for
The Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs Resort.
what's new at LX&R ?
is a preview:
Pumice Cast House
Passive Solar Adobe
A.A.C. Block Design
See the newest plans from LX&R at:
There are always more plans on the drawing board.
Any plan can be modified or an entirely new design
can be created using your ideas.
Already have a design in mind or need help refining
your ideas ?
Contact LX&R Design and let LX&R help you design
the home of your dreams !