Full wide view of the ADU Orange exterior, showcasing its Craftsman style that harmonizes with the historical neighborhood--capturing the essence of the area's architectural heritage. Photo by Todd Huge.

Craftsman ADU in Orange

By Editorial Staff
Photography By Todd Huge

ABOUT THE PROJECT

This ground-up Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) in Orange, Ca, represents a perfect fusion of past and present. Located in a historical neighborhood renowned for its Craftsman style homes, this project honors its roots with an exterior that meets the strict standards or the historical review board. Step inside and you’re greeted with a modern interior packed with contemporary finishes and technologies. From the quartz waterfall countertop in the kicten to the black windows and trim elements, every detail in this build is a testament to modern craftsmanship and style, set agains the backdrop of historical architecture.

Architecture by Robert Imboden from JANUS. Photos by Todd Huge

Wide view of the back porch and garage of ADU Orange, seamlessly integrating modern living with Craftsman-style architecture. Photo by Todd Huge.
Wide view of the back porch and garage of ADU Orange, seamlessly integrating modern living with Craftsman-style architecture. Photo by Todd Huge.
Wide view of the back porch and garage of ADU Orange, seamlessly integrating modern living with Craftsman-style architecture. Photo by Todd Huge.
Wide shot of the rear entrance of the ADU in Orange, blending traditional Craftsman design with modern functionality. Photo by Todd Huge.
Wide shot of the rear entrance of the ADU in Orange, blending traditional Craftsman design with modern functionality. Photo by Todd Huge.
Wide shot of the rear entrance of the ADU in Orange, blending traditional Craftsman design with modern functionality. Photo by Todd Huge.
Full angled view of the kitchen in ADU Orange, where modern black cabinets and quartz countertops meet historical charm. Photo by Todd Huge.
Full angled view of the kitchen in ADU Orange, where modern black cabinets and quartz countertops meet historical charm. Photo by Todd Huge.
Full angled view of the kitchen in ADU Orange, where modern black cabinets and quartz countertops meet historical charm. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the bathroom vanity in ADU Orange, highlighting contemporary black fixtures against a backdrop of muted colors. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the bathroom vanity in ADU Orange, highlighting contemporary black fixtures against a backdrop of muted colors. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the bathroom vanity in ADU Orange, highlighting contemporary black fixtures against a backdrop of muted colors. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the kitchen countertop and bartop in ADU Orange, showcasing the sleek black finish and contemporary design. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the kitchen countertop and bartop in ADU Orange, showcasing the sleek black finish and contemporary design. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the kitchen countertop and bartop in ADU Orange, showcasing the sleek black finish and contemporary design. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the kitchen ceiling fan in ADU Orange, blending modern functionality with the home's historical aesthetic. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the kitchen ceiling fan in ADU Orange, blending modern functionality with the home's historical aesthetic. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the kitchen ceiling fan in ADU Orange, blending modern functionality with the home's historical aesthetic. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the bedroom ceiling fan in ADU Orange, a modern amenity that complements the Craftsman style of the room. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the bedroom ceiling fan in ADU Orange, a modern amenity that complements the Craftsman style of the room. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the bedroom ceiling fan in ADU Orange, a modern amenity that complements the Craftsman style of the room. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the kitchen countertop and cabinet drawers in ADU Orange, showcasing the sleek black finish and contemporary design. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the kitchen countertop and cabinet drawers in ADU Orange, showcasing the sleek black finish and contemporary design. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the kitchen countertop and cabinet drawers in ADU Orange, showcasing the sleek black finish and contemporary design. Photo by Todd Huge.
Close-up of the oven and range in ADU Orange, where modern appliances enhance the functionality of the historically inspired kitchen. Photo by Todd Huge
Close-up of the oven and range in ADU Orange, where modern appliances enhance the functionality of the historically inspired kitchen. Photo by Todd Huge
Close-up of the oven and range in ADU Orange, where modern appliances enhance the functionality of the historically inspired kitchen. Photo by Todd Huge
Portrait of the bathroom vanity and toilet in ADU Orange, where contemporary fixtures meet classic design sensibilities. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the bathroom vanity and toilet in ADU Orange, where contemporary fixtures meet classic design sensibilities. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the bathroom vanity and toilet in ADU Orange, where contemporary fixtures meet classic design sensibilities. Photo by Todd Huge.
Full portrait of the bathroom at an angle, showcasing a blend of modern fixtures and timeless design in ADU Orange. Photo by Todd Huge.
Full portrait of the bathroom at an angle, showcasing a blend of modern fixtures and timeless design in ADU Orange. Photo by Todd Huge.
Full portrait of the bathroom at an angle, showcasing a blend of modern fixtures and timeless design in ADU Orange. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the shower niche in ADU Orange, set against subway tile walls, marrying modern functionality with classic aesthetics. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the shower niche in ADU Orange, set against subway tile walls, marrying modern functionality with classic aesthetics. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the shower niche in ADU Orange, set against subway tile walls, marrying modern functionality with classic aesthetics. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the linear shower drain in ADU Orange, a detail that exemplifies the modern amenities within the historical context. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the linear shower drain in ADU Orange, a detail that exemplifies the modern amenities within the historical context. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the linear shower drain in ADU Orange, a detail that exemplifies the modern amenities within the historical context. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the floating shower bench in ADU Orange, a modern touch in the traditionally inspired bathroom. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the floating shower bench in ADU Orange, a modern touch in the traditionally inspired bathroom. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the floating shower bench in ADU Orange, a modern touch in the traditionally inspired bathroom. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the bedroom in ADU Orange, featuring Craftsman-style baseboards and window casings, vinyl flooring, with a modern ceiling fan above. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the bedroom in ADU Orange, featuring Craftsman-style baseboards and window casings, vinyl flooring, with a modern ceiling fan above. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the bedroom in ADU Orange, featuring Craftsman-style baseboards and window casings, vinyl flooring, with a modern ceiling fan above. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the kitchen closet in ADU Orange, a functional and stylish element that complements the home's modern interior design. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the kitchen closet in ADU Orange, a functional and stylish element that complements the home's modern interior design. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the kitchen closet in ADU Orange, a functional and stylish element that complements the home's modern interior design. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait the bi-fold side entry door of the ADU remodel, which is a contemporary upgrade to the Craftsman style structure. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait the bi-fold side entry door of the ADU remodel, which is a contemporary upgrade to the Craftsman style structure. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait the bi-fold side entry door of the ADU remodel, which is a contemporary upgrade to the Craftsman style structure. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait view from the kitchen's countertop seating area, highlighting the sleek quartz waterfall edge and contemporary finishes. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait view from the kitchen's countertop seating area, highlighting the sleek quartz waterfall edge and contemporary finishes. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait view from the kitchen's countertop seating area, highlighting the sleek quartz waterfall edge and contemporary finishes. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the ADU's front entry, a testament to the Craftsman style with modern touches, reflecting Orange's historical roots. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the ADU's front entry, a testament to the Craftsman style with modern touches, reflecting Orange's historical roots. Photo by Todd Huge.
Portrait of the ADU's front entry, a testament to the Craftsman style with modern touches, reflecting Orange's historical roots. Photo by Todd Huge.