The clients bought a south-facing derelict fisherman’s cottage overlooking Patterson inlet and Ulva island that they wanted to transform into a cosy vacation spot where they could entertain guests.
Mirror Point Cottage is a vacation home for a local fisherman’s daughter, her Dutch minimalist husband, and their two young children, on a lake near Annapolis Royal in Nova Scotia. Fishing is one of Nova Scotia’s oldest industries, demonstrated by the weathered fishing shacks lining its coast. The Mirror Point cottage demonstrates the frugality of […]
Chalet Massawippi is a vacation home designed by Canadian architect Gabriel Ostiguy. From the architect: This project, developed in parallel with my master’s studies in architecture, allowed me to explore the integration of the built form with a natural context “of superior interest”. Set up along the shores of Lake Massawippi in the Eastern Townships, the […]
\ Pieniny House is a vacation home designed by Polish studio HOLA Project Group. This small cottage is located on the shore of an artificial Czorsztyn lake in southern Poland. The plot is situated on a slope overlooking the lake and two medieval castles. The interior of the house and its location on the site […]
” House in the garden ” is a residential project completed by Jean-Baptiste Barache and Sihem Lamine – ARBA. The house has an area of 130 sqm and is located in Veneux-Les-Sablons, Ile-de-France. When we first visited the garden in which this house was to be built, we came to the conclusion that the challenge would be […]
St. Peters Cottage is a private residence completed in 2016 by Glasshouse Project, a boutique firm specialising in high-end residential projects, renovations, commercial and retail spaces. A contempory double story extension clad in zinc boldly pushes the boundaries of this family home in the conservative Adelaide suburb of St Peter’s. Whilst the 5m hipped roof […]