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Cape Schanck House

October 25, 2010 Stylish Houses

The undulating landscape at Cape Schanck is primarily a combination of cleared grass dunes (locally known as the Cups region) and expansive areas of dense Coastal Heath and Ti-tree shrub. The site is a designated wildfire zone and prior to the landscape being significantly cleared by early European farmers the area was inhabited by local aborigines. The house is orientated to the northwest embracing expansive views. To control passive heating in summer, the western windows are protected by extensive eaves and motorised external Vental louvre blinds automatically descend once the sun passes through the north axis. Read More

Spectacular Vacation House

October 19, 2010 Stylish Houses

The Sotogrande House is most definitely not your typical Spanish home! The architecture and design of this white vacation house truly sets itself apart. White plays the leading role throughout the spectacular interior which elevates each space and offers both play and contemplation. The drops of color here and there add charm and personality to the white interior. Once you get outdoors, the grand white architecture continues as the main attraction, where some greens and blues complement the great abode. Read More

Modern White Home in Ireland

October 18, 2010 Stylish Houses

This remarkable white home is set at the foot of a steep escarpment in the Wicklow Hills in Ireland. The bold white architecture has just the right touch of color – notably the red columns below and the visually appealing paneling on the side of the house. Read More

B8 Beach House

October 13, 2010 Stylish Houses

The B8 House is located 270km north of Santiago, in an area characterized for strong winds that run through the pacific coast. One of the main goals was to expand the constructed area, without increasing the original budget assigned to the house, to the related activities and situations that would be developed considering the owners life style. In order to achieve this, an articulating interior patio was proposed with the same dimensions of the standard module that is used in the house entry. Read More

Beach Farm House

Designed by award winning architect Andrew Patterson, this stunning home on 600 acres of farmland is located on a spectacular hillside nestled between Bethells and Muriwai beaches on the dramatic west coast of Auckland. The 640 square metre property features an enclosed swimming pool and courtyard entertainment area that offers shelter from the elements. Read More