A Terrace House in London Gets Renovated by Fraher Architects

This London terrace recently received a makeover with the help of local firm, Fraher Architects. The project involved an extension to the property, as well as extensive interior works. The textured brickwork of the extension has lead it to be called the Brick House.

The house is set in north-west London within a conservation area. […]

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    A Minimalist House with a Triangular Footprint by Barend Koolhaas

A Minimalist House with a Triangular Footprint by Barend Koolhaas

This minimalist house has been designed by Barend Koolhaas, and is set among the countryside of Almen, in the Netherlands.

Despite its outward appearance from the front of the property, the building is actually triangular in shape, cutting its apparent footprint in half. The exterior has been designed in the shape of the barns found […]

The House of Trace by Tsuruta Architects in London

Set in London, this end-of-terrace house was recently given a new lease on life with the help of Tsuruta Architects. Dubbed the House of Trace, the house was redeveloped to make it suitable for use as a family home.

The House of Trace features elements throughout, both on the inside and outside, that hark […]

Wakatipu Guest House – A Small Getaway For A Family of 8

This modern guest house has been designed by Team Green Architects, and can sleep up to eight people. Dubbed the Wakatipu Guest House, the retreat can be found on a rural site in Dalefield, New Zealand. The owners of the property provided the architects with a simple brief: to create a relaxing retreat for […]

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    Haffenden House – A Private Writing Studio/Library in Syracuse, NY

Haffenden House – A Private Writing Studio/Library in Syracuse, NY

This small house has been squeezed into a narrow, parking-space sized lot in Syracuse, NY. Created by the architecture studio Para Project, the multi-purpose building has been named Haffenden House. It serves as a writing studio, and has its own library.

The front facade of the house is clad in an unusual semi-transparent silicon […]

The Wave House – A Small Home For a Surfer and His Family

Designed by APOLLO Architects & Associates, this unusual house melds form and function. The build was completed in 2014 and is now home to a small family in Kanagawa, Japan. The house is set on a lot close to a beach where the father of the family can maintain his hobby, surfing.

The […]