CCA’s Charles Cunniffe Talks Sustainable High Tech Mountain Homes with AD.COM

  We are always honored to be featured in the press, so when Architectural Digest wanted to discuss the modern mountain home, Charles was thrilled to discuss the topic. To that, we’re so proud that AD selected to feature Elk … Continue reading

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CCA’s Latest Condo Remodel Featured in Mountain Living Magazine

There’s no greater accomplishment than earning both the clients’ and editors’ stamp of approval. That was just the case with this condominium remodel, recently featured in Mountain Living​. Last year, a New York-based couple, who purchased the condo as a … Continue reading

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Project Spotlight: Frazier Homestead

Every so often a project grabs ahold of us and won’t let go. That’s what happened when we were commissioned to design an 11,800 square foot home on Wilson Mesa. Atop a windy bluff near Telluride, Colorado, the site–a historical … Continue reading

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Top 5 Attributes to Design Your Sustainable Legacy Home

Last month, one of our favorite projects, Elk Peak Ranch, was named ‘Home of the Year’ by Mountain Living Magazine.  The homeowners from Beverly Hills, CA, wanted a picturesque vacation retreat, but more, they wanted a family home that they … Continue reading

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Project Spotlight – Independence Retreat

Just in case you missed this award winning project…a look back at an Aspen retreat we designed for one amazing California family. Formerly a parking lot, the circular building site is shared with an adjacent home and guest house. In … Continue reading

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What’s trending in Aspen home design, you ask?

Charles sits down with Aspen Peak magazine to discuss the latest in Aspen home design. From legacy homes, open floor plans, and sustainability – in his 36 years he has seen a lot. And here is what is hot now!

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Project Spotlight: Aspen Police Department

Amongst state-wide competition, we were fortunate enough to be selected to design Aspen’s new Police Department.  Situated on a high-profile site on Main Street, the design responds to the irregular site and height variation by arranging the facility’s parking structure … Continue reading

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CCA Project Pursues LEED for Homes Certification

With the homeowners cognizant of the environmental impacts of homebuilding and focused on minimizing their carbon footprint, they set out to carefully design and construct a new residence with a team duly focused on sustainable design. The vision started the … Continue reading

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Fourteen Sixty featured on Curbed.com

Even though its still snowing in Aspen, we’re looking towards summer along with Curbed.com, who just featured Fourteen Sixty. So proud of this terrific project, and appreciative of the team who worked so hard to see it to fruition. A … Continue reading

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The Importance of Choosing the Right Architect

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Recently, Mountain Living Magazine sat down with Charles to discuss what clients can do, to be sure they choose the right architect. With so many firms to select from, so many variables like size, whether they’re new or established, varying … Continue reading

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