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Habitat R: A Modern Haven in the Mountains

Habitat R: A Modern Haven in the Mountains

In the heart of Kastelruth, Italy, Habitat R stands as a testament to the fusion of modern, sustainable design and traditional elegance. Designed by Andreas Gruber in 2023, this chalet-style mountain house is a marvel of ecological construction, blending seamlessly with the scenic beauty of South Tyrol.

Its innovative design features, including a timber structure from local woodlands and a unique insulation system, meet the highest standards of the Climate House Standard A. With a focus on long-term value and environmental stewardship, Habitat R is a striking example of how architecture can harmonize with nature while offering a luxurious, comfortable living experience.

Chalet Alpurio: Where Modern Luxury Meets Alpine Charm

Chalet Alpurio: Where Modern Luxury Meets Alpine Charm

Discover the essence of Alpine luxury in Chalet Alpurio, a breathtaking chalet masterpiece located in Bolzano, Italy. Crafted in 2023 by Erlacher GmbH, this property blends elegance with coziness, featuring distinctive wood patterns that evoke a warm, welcoming ambiance. The meticulous design extends from the inviting interiors to the spacious master bathroom, promising an experience of true luxury.

Bolzano, renowned for its scenic beauty and rich culture, serves as the perfect backdrop for this exquisite chalet, making it a pinnacle of modern alpine living.

Ceangal House: Modern Scottish Farmstead

Ceangal House: Modern Scottish Farmstead

Loader Monteith‘s Ceangal House, a modern mountain house in South Lanarkshire, UK, exemplifies a blend of heritage and contemporary design. Completed in 2021, this family home skillfully incorporates materials from the land’s original 1800s farmstead.

With its sustainable features and semi-broken plan enhancing natural light, Ceangal House not only pays homage to Scottish tradition but also sets a new standard in eco-friendly living.

House Conturines: Modern Alpine Luxury in Italy’s Val Badia

House Conturines: Modern Alpine Luxury in Italy’s Val Badia

House Conturines, a modern chalet in Val Badia, Italy, redefines Alpine luxury. Designed in 2023 by Perathoner Architects, this mountain house is more than a residence; it’s a sustainable masterpiece.

Located in the tranquil Armentarola region, it offers stunning views of the Dolomite peaks. Embracing local traditions, it features a unique Alpine architecture with a contemporary twist. The use of indigenous materials like South Tyrolean larch wood and local oak ensures energy efficiency and sustainability, meeting the A Nature climate house standards.

Inside, two levels house living spaces, bedrooms, and a sauna, creating a cozy yet modern retreat.

Davenport: Breckenridge’s Modern Mountain Elegance

Davenport: Breckenridge’s Modern Mountain Elegance

Explore the Davenport, a luxurious mountain house in Breckenridge, United States, masterfully designed by Zane Levin in 2019. Showcasing a contemporary luxury style, this property epitomizes elegance amidst the serene beauty of the mountains.

Step inside to discover how Levin’s innovative design merges modern sophistication with the natural charm of its high-altitude setting.

Villa Luz: Eco-Chic Mountain Retreat in Italy

FeaturedVilla Luz: Eco-Chic Mountain Retreat in Italy

Immerse yourself in Villa Luz, Giovanni Gatto‘s masterpiece of contemporary design nestled in the heart of Chiaramonte Gulfi, Italy. This mountain chalet, crafted in 2022, redefines retreat luxury with its eco-friendly architecture and harmonious integration with the surrounding pine forest.

Every element, from the larch cladding to the stone elements and green roof, enhances the natural beauty of this high-altitude sanctuary, providing breathtaking views of the Gela gulf and the historic town. Villa Luz offers an environmentally conscious escape without sacrificing modern comforts, inviting the outside in through expansive windows that capture the allure of dawn and the tranquility of twilight.

Basecamp: A Mountain Sanctuary by CLB Architects

FeaturedBasecamp: A Mountain Sanctuary by CLB Architects

Amidst the towering pines of Moonlight Basin, Basecamp, designed by the acclaimed CLB Architects, unfurls as a breathtaking mountain retreat in Big Sky, Montana, USA.

A cherished abode for a Manhattan-based family, this dwelling not only rekindles their bond with nature but also paints panoramic vistas of the lush Big Sky forests and tranquil Ulery’s Lake. Every corner of this 7,500-square-foot masterpiece, completed in 2022, echoes with the memories of the patriarch’s childhood on a New Hampshire tree farm, inviting its inhabitants to revel in the wild allure of Montana while celebrating familial connections.