Browsing All posts tagged under »Lake House«

Cedar Park House : By Peter Cohan Architect

December 8, 2010


File under:Green House, Lake House, Peter Cohan Architect, United States, Wood House The Cedar Park responds directly to the predicament posed by the site – that its most desirable location is also its most fragile.  It takes advantage of the prospect afforded by a steep site, while at the same time strengthening the fragile slope, […]

Elysium 169 House : By BVN Architecture

December 3, 2010


File under:Australia, BVN Architecture, Contemporary House, Lake House This house was designed as a part of the 189 house Elysium Noosa development. This generous and open house celebrates its wonderful location on the edge of an environmental park overlooking Lake Weyba. The sculptured modernist expression of its white washed walls and deeply carved recesses combine […]

Courtyard House on a Steep Site : By Hutchison & Maul Architecture

November 27, 2010


File under: Hill House, Hutchison + Maul Architecture, Lake House, Steel House, United States, Wood House The site is very steep, long and narrow – 50’ wide by 400’ long with an average slope of 35%. Located on the west side of Mercer Island, there are panoramic views west towards Seattle and the Olympic Mountains […]

Shuswap Cabin : By Splyce Design

November 26, 2010


File under:Canada, Lake House, Prefab House, Splyce Design, Wood House This project is located on a south-facing, gently-sloping site on the southern shore of Shuswap Lake in BC. Mature Cedar, Fir and Poplar trees litter the site on the north, west and east sides. The southern portion of the site rolls towards the beach, dominated […]

Casa Larga : By Daniele Claudio Taddei Architect

November 24, 2010


File under:Daniele Claudio Taddei Architect, Hill House, Lake House, Prefab House, Switzerland, Wood House Casa Larga stands like a monolith in the middle of a Ticinese vineyard, jutting high above Lake Maggiore. After a stroll through the village of Incella, beyond the narrow medieval alleys, the view expands to reveal a breathtaking view. From the […]