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Extension and Renovation in Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Extension and Renovation in Eindhoven, The Netherlands

House IV was completed in 2012 by the Eindhoven based studio De Bever Architecten. This project included the renovation and extension of a home in de Elzent in the centre of Eindhoven, The Netherlands. The house is situated on a corner lot in the typical 30’s district ‘de Elzent’ against the natural landscape of the…

Amazing Rooftop Space in Silves, Portugal

Amazing Rooftop Space in Silves, Portugal

Casa Joía was completed by the Silves based Studio Arte Architecture & Design and Lusco Fusco Concepts. This old fisherman’s home has been remodelled, with minimal and comfortable furnishings inside. The main focus has been on the outdoor living space, the roof terrace has been turned into a fantastic area for an outdoor lifestyle. There…

Lakeside Family Home in Singapore

Lakeside Family Home in Singapore

The Diamond House was completed in 2013 by the Singapore based studio Formwerkz Architects. This interesting modern home has been built for a family who enjoy their privacy. The house is wrapped in wood cladding with a large triangular window next to the entrance. The lake can be seen from the balcony and roof terrace.…

Imposing Modern Home in Quinta do Lago, Portugal

Imposing Modern Home in Quinta do Lago, Portugal

San Lorenzo North House was completed by the Dublin based studio de Blacam and Meagher Architects. This wonderful contemporary home has been designed with outdoor living in mind, with a large terrace area and a fabulous pool. The house overlooks the fairway of the San Lorenzo golf course in Quinta do Lago, Portugal. San Lorenzo…

Eco-Friendly Lakeside Home in Winter Haven, Florida

Eco-Friendly Lakeside Home in Winter Haven, Florida

The Lakehouse Residence was completed in 2010 by the Miami based studio Max Strang Architecture. This 4,500 square foot, 4 bedroom, lakeside home has been designed with passive and active environmental concepts. The passive systems provide cross-ventilation and day-lighting. Active systems include solar photovoltaic system, solar hot water heaters, a geothermal heat pump and LED…

Contemporary Home in Sydney’s lower North Shore

Contemporary Home in Sydney’s lower North Shore

Northbridge House II was completed by the Woollahra based studio Roth Architecture. This beautiful home has been constructed using a combination of rendered masonry, zinc cladding and polished concrete, with spotted gum flooring and details. The house is located in Sydney’s lower North Shore, New South Wales, Australia. Northbridge House in Sydney, Australia, details by…

Gorgeous Modern Home in Austin, Texas

Gorgeous Modern Home in Austin, Texas

The Blanco House was completed by the Austin based studio James D. LaRue Architects. This elegant contemporary home includes large glass walls and a wonderful outdoor entertainment area. The home is located in Austin, Texas, USA. Blanco House in Austin, Texas, details by James D. LaRue Architects: “The glow of the lantern-like foyer sets the…

Contemporary Family Home in Queensland, Australia

Contemporary Family Home in Queensland, Australia

105 Villiers was completed by the Fortitude Valley based studio Shaun Lockyer Architects. This project included the conversion of a pre-war cottage, now a bright modern and minimal family home. The property is located in Queensland, Australia. 105 Villiers in Queensland, Australia, details by Shaun Lockyer Architects: “105 Villiers involved a very contemporary conversion of…

Exquisite Contemporary Beach House in Dana Point, California

Exquisite Contemporary Beach House in Dana Point, California

The Strand Residence was completed by the Laguna Beach based studio Horst Architects. This fabulous modern home has been designed as a seaside vacation home for a large family. A series of overlapping ponds in the central courtyard creates a magical passageway form the entrance through to the main living space. The Strand Residence is…

Captivating Modern Home in Monasterios, Spain

Captivating Modern Home in Monasterios, Spain

This wonderful modern home was completed in 2008 by the Valencia based architectural studio Ramon Esteve. The house consists of a series of connected volumes of varying sizes, with a number of open courtyards. The home is set on a hillside that leads down to the sea, located in Monasterios, Spain. House in Monasterios, Spain…