Tag: Cantilever

Compact Contemporary Family Home in Madison, Wisconsin

Compact Contemporary Family Home in Madison, Wisconsin

Milwaukee based studio Johnsen Schmaling Architects, completed the Nexus House in 2012. This 2,000 square foot modern family home is located in Madison, Wisconsin, USA. Nexus House by Johnsen Schmaling Architects: “The Nexus House, a compact home for a young family of four, occupies a small site in University Heights, a historic residential district in…

Cantilevered House in Melbourne, Australia

Cantilevered House in Melbourne, Australia

The Coronet Grove House was completed in 2009 by the Melbourne based studio Maddison Architects. This two story contemporary residence is located in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.   Coronet Grove Residence by Maddison Architects: “The orientation and associated views played a major part in the design response. The Coronet Grove Residence is built on one of…

Ants’ House, Collado Villalba, Spain by Espegel-Fisac Architects

Ants’ House, Collado Villalba, Spain by Espegel-Fisac Architects

The Ants’ House was completed in 2010 by the Madrid based firm Espegel-Fisac Architects. This contemporary home uses concrete and glass to create a distinctive living space. The house is located on a mountain slope in Collado Villalba, Spain.

Cantilevered House in Utriai, Lithuania by G.Natkevicius & Partners

Cantilevered House in Utriai, Lithuania by G.Natkevicius & Partners

This family home was complete in 2006 by the Lithuania based studio G.Natkevicius & Partners. The brief stated the house should look like Noah’s Arc or a fireplace made with giant logs. This cantilevered residence is located in Utriai, Vežaičiai, Klaipėda County, in western Lithuania. Utriai Residence by G.Natkevicius & Partners: “The client is an…

Hill House by Andrew Maynard Architects

Hill House by Andrew Maynard Architects

The Hill House project was completed by Melbourne based studio Andrew Maynard Architects. The house is located in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Hill House by Andrew Maynard Architects: >The problem/opportunity Design is complex. There is little that is more complex to design than a home, however fundamental issues offer an architect a starting point; where is…

House La Punta by Central De Arquitectura

House La Punta by Central De Arquitectura

House La Punta was designed by the Mexican studio Central De Arquitectura. The project was completed in 2010. The two story cantilevered residence is located in Mexico City, Mexico. House La Punta by Central De Arquitectura: “The plot of land is located in the western side of Mexico City in Bosques of the Lomas, looking…

Villa Amanzi, Perched on a Cliff Edge in Phuket,Thailand

Villa Amanzi, Perched on a Cliff Edge in Phuket,Thailand

Villa Amanzi is a  fascinating contemporary villa designed by Original Vision Ltd. The villa is located in the exclusive Cape Sol are on the west coast of Phuket, Thailand. The residence has been built on a cliff overlooking the Andaman Sea. The cliff face itself forms the walls on one side of the property. The infinity pool…