Posts tagged as 'summer house'

Individual House by Elodie Nourrigat & Jacques Brion Architectes, photo: Paul Kozlowski

Individual House by Elodie Nourrigat & Jacques Brion Architectes, photo: Paul Kozlowski ©photoarchitecture

A multi-storey house that cantilevers over the side of a slope in Montferrier sur Lez, France is the latest creation of architects Elodie Nourrigat and Jacques Brion of NBJ Architectes.

 

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Summer House in Southern Burgenland by Judith Benzer Architektur; photo by Martin Weiß

A Vienna-based architect Judith Benzer has recently completed this wood-clad summerhouse located in the easternmost Austrian Land of Burgenland. Formally echoing the archetypal gabled house, the design of the detached, two-storey structure stems from that of the Kellerstöckel (wine house) typical to the Southern Burgenland region. (more…)

Northbeach Residence by Helitrope Architects, photo by Benjamin Benschneider

Northbeach Residence by Heliotrope Architects, photo by Benjamin Benschneider

The Seattle based Heliotrope Architects realised this summer residence in their home state Washington.

Northbeach Residence by Helitrope Architects, photo by Benjamin Benschneider

Northbeach Residence by Heliotrope Architects, photo by Benjamin Benschneider

“This residence is located on a northwesterly oriented beach fronting the Strait of Georgia. The site includes many second-growth douglas firs, a beech grove and a grassy meadow with good solar exposure. For over a thousand years this site was a summer camp location for the Lummi Indians, and due to its archeological significance no footing excavation could take place on the site. Further, its location in a federally designated flood plain required that the structure be raised off the ground several feet. The design brief called for a very low-impact, easy to maintain summer home that provides necessary programmatic functions with minimum distractions from the land and the view.”

Northbeach Residence by Helitrope Architects, photo by Benjamin Benschneider

Northbeach Residence by Heliotrope Architects, photo by Benjamin Benschneider

Northbeach Residence by Helitrope Architects, photo by Benjamin Benschneider

Northbeach Residence by Heliotrope Architects, photo by Benjamin Benschneider

Northbeach Residence by Helitrope Architects, photo by Benjamin Benschneider

Northbeach Residence by Heliotrope Architects, photo by Benjamin Benschneider

Northbeach Residence by Helitrope Architects, photo by Benjamin Benschneider

Northbeach Residence by Heliotrope Architects, photo by Benjamin Benschneider

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