Posts Tagged ‘wooden details in the exterior’

Deceitfully Small: Thin house looks small on the outside, but has a huge spacious interior

Deceitfully Small: Thin house looks small on the outside, but has a huge spacious interior

15 May, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

From the outside, this unusually geometric house looks compact and rather small but the exterior is deceitful. This modern house has been built on a very thin plot with limited space making it appear to be rather flat and tiny in structure. The house consists of two floors, which extend far back into the plot of land and create a rather surprising amount of space. When you enter into the house, it is actually quite astonishing as to how spacious and open it feels with the decor really helping to lift the space and give it some well needed depth. Read more


Elegantly English: Beautiful river-side house has fantastic views and English styling

Elegantly English: Beautiful river-side house has fantastic views and English styling

12 May, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Reflecting its wonderfully rich coloured exterior against the flowing river tide, this classically styled home based around the concept of English town-houses, has been created by Architects at Murphy and Company Design. The owners of the land wanted to remove the existing house and build a new residence to capture the views and the atmosphere which has been successful completed by the Architects. Read more


Invite me In: Modern house has a wonderfully friendly and inviting design and construction

Invite me In: Modern house has a wonderfully friendly and inviting design and construction

8 May, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

From the exterior, this house oozes modernity and utilises wooden and stone facades to complete the overall look of the house. Located in USA, this house was developed by Workshop11 and has interconnecting volumes that create dynamism and depth. The large floor to ceiling windows at the front and rear of the house create a almost industrial look which benefits the interior with floods of light. Read more


Delicately Masculine: Beautiful house is masculine in construction with delicate modern overtones

Delicately Masculine: Beautiful house is masculine in construction with delicate modern overtones

1 May, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Standing very proud and tall, this house made with a combination of wood and stone has a very masculine and modern appearance. The wooden slatted facades and stone piled walls create a textured and dynamic exterior, while the large floor to ceiling windows look great on the outside as well as the inside. The interior is very refreshing as it isn’t too modern, and isn’t too traditional in style, making it a perfectly balanced design. Read more


A Quiet Moment: House located away from city life is tranquil, quiet and very beautiful

A Quiet Moment: House located away from city life is tranquil, quiet and very beautiful

30 April, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Situated in a quiet spot away from the hustle and bustle of the city life, this modern house is located on the edge of a beautiful lake. Designed by Resolution 4 Architecture, this rectangular-shaped house, built as close as possible to lake, encapsulates the purity and freshness that the lake has to offer. The exterior of this house has been created using wooden slats, concrete panels and stone facades, finished off with bright, open windows. Read more


Excellent Extension: Australian house has a perfectly matched extension added to its existing structure for more space and openness

Excellent Extension: Australian house has a perfectly matched extension added to its existing structure for more space and openness

24 April, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Through the verdant green trees and fresh foliage, this magnificent house sits in the midst of a wonderfully maintained garden. Australian architectural firm, Jonathan Lake Architects designed this modern extension formally dividing the existing into two parts. The exterior has been wonderfully matched aesthetically and structurally, making it a flawless execution from the architectural designers. Read more


Modernism Meets Industrial: Wonderful house has a modern and industrial looking exterior, with an amazingly styled interior

Modernism Meets Industrial: Wonderful house has a modern and industrial looking exterior, with an amazingly styled interior

21 April, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

With beautiful geometric lines and an angular exterior, this modern home is the epitome of sheer style and elegance. Located in the Winkler, Manitoba, Canada, this wooden panelled house has lovely views of the surrounding fields, whilst still being a private and intimate space. The exterior of the house has magnificent metal and wooden facades that create a natural, yet industrial feel while the addition of Japanese style windows allows light to flood in. Read more


In The Midst of a Wood: Tower like structure has outstanding views of the surrounding woodland with a simple, yet functional interior

In The Midst of a Wood: Tower like structure has outstanding views of the surrounding woodland with a simple, yet functional interior

18 April, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Right on the peak of a wooded hill, this very tall and slim construction has wonderful views of the surrounding woodland and beyond. Balance Associates Architects designed this tower of a house in collaboration with their clients in or to create a steady retreat which reflects simplicity, style and functionality. The exterior utilises wooden and metal facades that slightly overlap to add a bit of depth to the structure, while the overlapping roof becomes a shade for the balcony at the very top of the building. Read more


Geometric Modernity: Beautiful, yet unusual house in the Netherlands has geometric fascias surrounding a modern home

Geometric Modernity: Beautiful, yet unusual house in the Netherlands has geometric fascias surrounding a modern home

17 April, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This rather unusual one-storey house is the work of Kwint Architects who have designed a modern and contemporary home for the owners. This private house has 105 square feet of living space and is situated in the amazing countryside south of the city YLD in the Netherlands. The strange exterior uses wooden planks to create a second facia to the house that allows privacy in the home, whilst still allowing light to penetrate through the gaps. Read more


Dynamism in Denver: Modern home in Denver has bold, yet modernistic design features with slight African overtones

Dynamism in Denver: Modern home in Denver has bold, yet modernistic design features with slight African overtones

16 April, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This rather spectacular house has bold design features that revolve around interconnecting volumes. The geometric shapes of this house create a very contemporary and slightly futuristic style, which has wonderful depth and dynamism. Situated in Denver, USA, this house has a total floor area of 270 meters squared and includes four bedrooms, three bathrooms and an open plan living area that blends beautifully into the kitchen. Read more