AKA: Pitcher, Charles A. and Rhoda, House, Clyde Hill, WA

Structure Type: built works - dwellings - houses

Designers: Anderson, Ralph D., and Partners, Architects (firm); Ralph Donald Anderson Jr. (architect)

Dates: constructed 1977

1 story, total floor area: 5,010 sq. ft.

8610 NE 23rd Place
Clyde Hill, WA


Ralph D. Anderson and Partners designed this 5-bedroom, 3.5-bath house located in the wealthy city of Clyde Hill. In 02/2016, this 4,410-square-foot luxury house, equipped with a sauna, and hot tub/spa, was on the real estate market for $2.48 million. Located on a hilly site that dropped away on its western side, the slope of the hill enabled the architect to expose the basement story, making portions of it a daylighted living space.

Building History

In 2016, Charles A. and Rhoda Pitcher resided in the house.

Building Notes

This residence by noted Regional Modernist architect Ralph D. Anderson (1924-2010) occupied a 23,224-square-foot (0.53-acre) lot, and contained 2,300 square feet on the its first floor and 2,100 in its finished basement.

In 2016, this large dwelling had an economical heat pump heating system.


A sizeable addition was made in 1998 on the house's east side, creating a symmetrical entry court with an existing wing to the south. As constructed in 1998, the house ha

PCAD id: 19997