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McKinney Farm House project


Ron Wommack, FAIA

design team

Ron Wommack, FAIA; John Rice


Mickey Davis


Walker Engineering (MEP)


resources als :

The project comprises a new barn and house built on a 150-acre farm just northeast of McKinney. A screened porch connects the 3,500-sq. ft. house to a carport and utility structure. The house is constructed of concrete block, cypress siding, glass, and galvanized metal. The house is oriented to optimize the view over a meadow and lower wooded area. The house interprets vernacular imagery and new technologies – such as structural insulated panels (SIP) on the roof – into a comfortable place to dwell.

McKinney Farm House, Collin County

Bill and Fran Woodfin


Charles Smith concrete pavement : Ramer Concrete; concrete materi -

Hanson Products; concrete block : Palestine Block Co.; masonry

units :

Palestine Block Co.;

decking :

limestone :

Texas Stone and Tile;


MBCI; pre-fabricated structural wood : Structural Insulated

Panels; water repellants : ProSo Co.; roof and wall panels : MBCI; metal roofing :


Columbia; paints :


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a r c h i t e c t

entrances and storefronts :

unit skylights :



metal windows :

glazed curtainwall :


Benjamin Moore; high-performance coatings : Cabot’s Stains

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