Upton Residence

Modern New Home with Rooftop Deck and Stunning Open Floor Plan
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Upton Residence – Minneapolis

Status: Past Project – Sold

Finished Square Feet: 3,415

Neighborhood: Minneapolis Linden Hills

This green home was designed to be incredibly energy efficient, healthy for its occupants, and ideal for entertaining guests.
05 Bedrooms
04 Bathrooms
02 Garage

Remarkable new modern green home from Sustainable 9 Design + Build! An incredible rooftop deck that features solar panels, a green roof, and amazing treetop views in all directions including seasonal views of the downtown Minneapolis skyline and Lake Harriet. Located just one block from Lake Harriet and three blocks south of all the shops and restaurants of Linden Hills and within the coveted Southwest Minneapolis school district, this masterpiece features truly stunning modern architecture and exquisite attention to detail.

The home was designed with 5 outdoor spaces including a huge rear screen porch, a very spacious front patio, a covered front porch, a balcony off the master suite, and a rooftop deck. This green home was designed to be incredibly energy efficient, healthy for its occupants, and ideal for entertaining guests. It features a gorgeous loft style kitchen with high-end Thermadoor appliances, a huge island/breakfast bar, and custom maple cabinetry. The entry hallway and den features a double sided see through fireplace and a gorgeous tiled surround. The majestic two-story main level family room is an absolutely stunning space that is flooded with western sunlight and great views of the treetops and the beautiful front patio.

The staircase is an absolute architectural masterpiece with open wood risers and metal cable railings. The upper level master suite features a large walk-in closet, a private bathroom with dual shower heads, and a private balcony. Three other upper level guest or kids bedrooms (or offices) are spacious and feature spacious closets and designer touches. The lower level family room features 9 foot ceilings, a gaming area, and a built-in entertainment system.

Other features include a very large main level mudroom and laundry area, a whole house Sonos audio system, pristine sustainably harvested Acacia hardwood floors, extremely energy efficient spray foam insulation throughout, Energy Star rated Anderson Windows and Doors, Energy Star rated appliances and mechanical systems, and dual Honeywell Lyric thermostats that are smart phone controlled and voice activated.

5 Outdoor Spaces

Soak up all aspects of the outdoors in various outdoor spaces throughout the home. Choose from a spacious front patio, rooftop deck or master suite balcony.

Loft Style Kitchen

With a huge island there is room for everyone. Paired with high quality Thermadoor appliances this kitchen is a chef's dream.


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More energy efficient than a standard new construction home* *based on HERS ratings


0% Stinky. Committed to - reducing or eliminating VOCs and toxins in the homes we build* *Receiving the EPA's Indoor AirPlus certification on every home we build


Tighter and less leaky than a standard new construction home* *based on blower door test/air leakage results