This designer country house was built on a 17,000 m² (182,986 ft²) plot and absolutely quiet. When building large emphasis was placed on the processing of high-quality materials and the latest technology. The villa was built in H-shape on one level. Large picture windows provide a view of the beautiful interior courtyard with pool.
This modern Swedish flat is situated in the former Straw Hat Factory (Stråhattfabriken) building dating back to 1887 on Kungsholmen, an island in Lake Mälaren in Sweden.
A new two-storey house designed by Bourne Blue Architecture for a young family situated in Newcastle, Australia.
This sensational property was a former industrial building transformed into a beautiful loft in TriBeca, New York by Threshold Interiors.
Modern urban residence designed in 2013 by Cecconi Simone situated in Downtown West, Toronto, Canada.
Amazing concrete single-family residence designed by Peñafiel Arquitectos in 2009 situated in Santiago, Chile.
Paul de Ruiter: ’Villa Kogelhof is designed based on complete autarky: therefore the house is energy neutral. By using several techniques, the villa will have a comfortable climate all seasons, whilst being extremely energy efficient. It was an important wish from our client to create a simple, abstract, yet spectacular villa. The result is a composition; consisting of two square stacked volumes: one underground and one floating above ground. It is designed as an uncompromising glass box, supported by a steel V-frame.’
Modern spotted gum timber cladded house designed by Platinum Building Group situated in Elwood, Australia.
No, you didn’t have too much to drink, this building is infact upside down.
It sure could scare some locals from London after passing by this building, thinking that they had a bit too much and that they’re seeing upside down.
This London based building has been created by Hackney artist Alex Chinneck and is made by fake materials palette of brickwork and white plaster.
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Located in São Paulo, Brazil, this contemporary single-family residence was designed by Fernanda Marques.
The experience is completely raw…opens the door for simple pleasures like hearing the first rains hit the roof or that giddy feeling of getting to the couch to pick up where you left off in a good read. Such a place is Vorstadt 14 set in the Swiss Alps, before snow has graced the waterfront village of Zug.
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Buildings come in a wide amount of shapes and functions, and have been adapted throughout history for a wide number of factors, from building materials available, to weather conditions, to land prices, ground conditions, specific uses and aesthetic reasons. Buildings have also become objects or canvasses of artistic expression.
A beautiful home with plenty of personal touches sits perfectly in the lush greenery surrounding it. [View More Photos at Inthralld.com]
Moraga Residence is a minimalist house located in California, USA, designed by Jennifer Weiss Architecture. This interior architectural remodel transformed an existing awkward, dark, ranch house into a modern, light and view filled space – with a limited budget. With strategic moves, the interior architecture was transformed.
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