Pole Pass Retreat is an intimate waterfront retreat designed by Seattle-based Olson Kundig Studio. Description by Olson Kundig: Nestled into a dense, wooded shoreline site, this intimate retreat serves as a gathering space for friends and family throughout the year, but takes particular advantage of the temperate Pacific Northwest summers. This waterfront house is situated […]
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Located in Marblemount, WA, USA, Bear Run cabin was designed by David Coleman Architecture. Description by David Coleman Architecture: Located on a rain-drenched site in the rugged, north- western foothills of the Cascade Mountains, this modest, sustainable building has a big presence in a big landscape. Surrounded by dramatic, distant peaks, the site slopes gently […]
Studhorse is a rural retreat designed by Olson Kundig Architects. The house is located in Winthrop, Washington, US. Description by Olson Kündig: Set in the remote Methow Valley, Studhorse responds to the clients’ desire to experience and engage the surrounding environment throughout all four seasons. Referencing the tradition of circling wagons, the buildings—four small, unattached […]