, This small guest house is located as close to Lake Washington as permitted by code The structure is elevated above a patio to Design Team Robert Hutchison, Tom Maul A roof deck above the main living areas provides the inhabitants their own private lookout towards the Lake The roof and walls of
Mar , Canadian studio Omar Gandhi Architect has created a remote vacation home in a Scotia for an urban couple, with floor to ceiling windows that provide sweeping views of the sea The residence, called Lookout at Broad Cove Marsh, is located on Cape Breton Island, on the outskirts of the coastal village
, The top storey acts as a self sufficient lookout for when it is in use by a single couple, while downstairs acts as a family extension, with focus placed on play around the pool, spa, barbeque deck and cinema Upstairs is decadent in its finishes and complex plan while downstairs is laid out and finished more
, A small house situated on a steep hillside overlooking the Stockholm archipelago is the new, country retreat for architect Andreas Martin L?f through the custom made glazing and rectilinear shape and borrows elements, like the gently pitched roof and over hanging eave detail, from the earlier lookout.
, The linear surf club, hidden from view on arrival, emerges from the south as a low slung angled wall projecting itself north onto the beach, extending the ecology of the dune with extensive landscaped green roof and lookout The surf club wall providing shelter and amplifying the sound of the ocean along
Located in a picturesque valley along the side of Lookout Mountain, in Chickamauga, Georgia, Cloudland Station is a acre development of new houses inspired by traditional turn of the century designs and amenities that hark back to a time of simpler pleasuresshaded porch rockers, a village square, and miles of
, Around the perimeter of the house, we have steel columns that run in parallel with the glass windows walls (take a look here) Did you know that it takes and framing techniques like these really goes a long way into creating the drama that people frequently associate with modern residential design.
, This holiday home on the southern coast of a Scotia perches on a row of narrow concrete fins just metres from the Atlantic Ocean Floor plan of Sunset Rock House by Mackay Lyons Sweetapple Architects Floor plan click for larger image Craft Building Material With its grey metal skin the house
, With views as fabulous as those on Cape Breton, you d be remiss to own a home that doesn t take advantage of those dramatic vistas That s why Omar Gandhi and Design Base designed the Rabbit Snare Gorge Cabin, a home for a pair of nature lovers that doubles as an observation tower Clad in
, The rectilinear shape and glazing mirrors the style of a nearby s extension, and the tapered concrete plinth nods to the form of a pagoda style lookout built nearly years ago on the site Aspvik House by Andreas Martin Lof Architects The final construction cost was in excess of million Swedish
Mar , pine planks clad the facade and are complemented with black metal used for the folded roof and on the folding screens on the ground floor House in Pribylovo by Chvoya, pine contemporary home, modern home design in Russia, Related Family renovates century old barn into stunning modern
, Here is Marnie Oursler s former home, the Lookout, a beautiful white and blue Bethany Beach house Customized to her own needs and desires, the Lookout is a modern beach home in a wonderful location Bethany Beach, Delaware Marnie had her whole life been surrounded by some form of design,
, This seaside holiday home by Norwegian studio Lund Hagem nestles against a cliff, and features a stepped concrete roof that doubles as a viewing platform The roof slopes up from the ground and angles to join the rock face Site plan click for larger image Cabin Knapphullet by Lund Hagem Section
, House on the Marsh by AArchitects Ground floor plan click above for larger image The lookout dormer aka lolling space The attic gallery is a place where to just lounge about, after the whole day of cross country skiing, while enjoying the advantage of wonderful view from the hammock or from the long
, The Homestead Cabin is among the most popular tiny house plans thanks to the gorgeous exteriors and a decently spacious interior that will ensure a life of peace and tranquility The house itself is a x one with a roof and a loft The lower level of the house has enough space to fit in a living
, Floor plan click for larger image Floatwing floating house by Friday Roof plan click for larger image Floatwing floating house by Friday Sections click for larger image Floatwing floating house by Friday Sections click for larger image Floatwing floating house by Friday Sections click for larger image
For Moore and Nassar, the most challenging aspect of the project was achieving the necessary headroom in extending the main staircase to the new tower lookout room and attic office The solution needed to solve the practical issue of access, bridge the new spaces and the existing roof, and be visually pleasing.
, House on the marsh is a private lodge located in the mountainous district of Jizerske hory in northern Bohemia Interior Design Jakub ulc Simple and traditional form of the house with tall gabled roof is repeated in an unique long dormer window which serves as a special extra space with splendid
, Foreclosure Update House Bought, Plans Made, Bathroom Destroyed Since the last update in this series, there In our case, when inspecting the house, we discovered that both the roof and the plumbing system were inadequate to pass a standard lender s appraisal In a normal sale, the buyer requests
, It has been a big year for white in home design Following suit, light and monochromatic Scandinavian design trends continued to dominate home blogs, and Freshome was no exception Southern Living s own home takes on a creamy white to compliment a baby blue tin roof, and it s sweet as tea.
, Dezeen editor Amy Frearson selects the best houses of , including a home studio with a pyramid garden on its roof and an idyllic rainforest retreat The design, which takes its cues from Mexico City s modernist and brutalist buildings, also features a lounge littered with sculpture, mismatched
, The main entryway to the Lookout House is accessed through a large sliding barn door that blends in with the north side s nearly windowless timber clad fa?ade wall In contrast, the other three exterior walls are installed with generous amounts of glazing to let in views and natural light The metal roof juts
, Cliff House by MacKay Lyons Sweetapple Architects is perched over a sheer rock face Ground floor plan The light timber frame has also become the dominant domestic construction system in North America Despite its widespread use, its inherent high level of environmental sustainability, its affordability,
What sprang from those road trips is a timber frame carriage house with an square foot footprint and characteristic period details that include a witch s hat cupola and a cross gabled roof And while it may look like it was built generations ago, the carriage house is completely modern in its energy sipping performance
, The place, the lookout and the olive trees A parcel with irregular edges and a steep slope, enthroned upon a broad range of terraces sustaining a throughout the whole day An effective south facing roof protects from the intense summer sun, but at the same time allows for solar incidence in winter.
This luxury resort style residence designed by Spanish architect Alberto Rubio is for the birds! Dubbed the Bird House, this ultra modern home on the island of Mallorca is a surefire showstopper with its crisp, white color palette, indoor outdoor floor plan, and an all encompassing, overarching roof which is as interesting to