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Byrd Park House: Where Tradition and Modern Aesthetics Unite

Byrd Park House: Where Tradition and Modern Aesthetics Unite

Introducing the Byrd Park House, an exquisite blend of historic charm and minimalist aesthetic, located in the heart of Richmond, Virginia’s architecturally renowned William Byrd Terrace. Designed by Architecturefirm in 2021, this unique residence pays homage to the iconic homes of Richmond’s City Beautiful movement while incorporating a fresh, modern touch.

Situated amidst picturesque Byrd Park, the property features a captivating street facade with elegant arches and a serene, light-filled interior that connects seamlessly to the surrounding natural beauty.

Olive Passive House: Eco-Friendly Elegance in Olivebridge

Olive Passive House: Eco-Friendly Elegance in Olivebridge

Olive Passive House is a stunning two-story eco-friendly home nestled in the picturesque Catskills woods of Olivebridge, New York. Designed by Demo Architects in 2021, this sleek and modern dwelling boasts an artful fusion of sustainability and style.

Siberian Larch adorns the interior, providing a cozy contrast to the black standing-seam metal exterior. Experience ultimate comfort and energy efficiency in this PHIUS-certified passive house that consumes 80% less energy than most homes in the area. Step inside and be inspired by the thoughtful design choices, recycled fixtures, and spectacular views that make this property a true architectural gem.

Gloucester House: A Striking Waterfront Home

FeaturedGloucester House: A Striking Waterfront Home

Discover the Gloucester House: a modern, two-story marvel nestled in picturesque Gloucester, Virginia. Designed by Architecturefirm in 2021, this stunning residence doubles as a gallery for a vast contemporary art collection.

Perched at the tip of a peninsula overlooking the Ware River, Gloucester House is part of a complex that includes an art barn, guest residences, and a formal lawn that seamlessly connects the buildings to the water. As you step into the double-height entry gallery, you’ll be greeted by breathtaking river views and an array of large-scale paintings and furniture pieces. Each interior space is thoughtfully crafted to showcase specific sculptures or paintings, all while keeping you connected to the mesmerizing landscape outside.

Treehouse: Stunning Mercer Island Home Transformation

FeaturedTreehouse: Stunning Mercer Island Home Transformation

Welcome to the Treehouse! Discover this enchanting two-story house on Mercer Island, Washington, where Floisand Studio Architects masterfully revitalized a 70’s-era Ralph Anderson gem.

Immerse yourself in traditional design, carefully updated to create functional and fresh spaces inside and out, all while preserving the charm of the original home. The property is nestled among trees, offering privacy, daylighting, and spectacular views of nature’s beauty.

Spruce Ridge Cabin: Eco-Luxury Hidden in a Red Spruce Forest

FeaturedSpruce Ridge Cabin: Eco-Luxury Hidden in a Red Spruce Forest

Welcome to the Spruce Ridge Cabin, a modern wooden haven nestled within the lush red spruce forest of Sylva, North Carolina. Designed by Altura Architects, this eco-conscious cabin strikes the perfect balance between luxury and sustainability.

The cabin’s design seamlessly integrates with the surrounding environment, featuring cedar siding and a dark pine tar stain to complement the forest hues. Inside, the warm birch interiors and unified wood tones create a cozy atmosphere, allowing nature to take center stage.

Discover this extraordinary retreat that promotes a meaningful connection with the land and its delicate ecosystem.

Full House: A New Era of Multi-Generational Living

Full House: A New Era of Multi-Generational Living

Discover Full House, a cutting-edge multi-generational home nestled in the heart of Vancouver, Canada, designed by the renowned Leckie Studio Architecture + Design.

This wooden facade marvel redefines family living by offering a flexible, fluid space that caters to the unique needs of each generation. With an abundance of natural light and lush garden spaces, this five-bedroom haven fosters a harmonious co-existence for every member of the family. Experience the future of home design in a city known for its breathtaking landscapes and skyrocketing real estate market.

Courtyard House: A Fresh Take on Contemporary Living

FeaturedCourtyard House: A Fresh Take on Contemporary Living

Dive into the captivating world of the Courtyard House, a stunning contemporary two-story home designed by Leckie Studio Architecture + Design in Vancouver, Canada.

Known for its breathtaking scenery, this city now hosts a masterpiece that brilliantly merges indoor and outdoor spaces. The central three-sided courtyard brings light, air, and a unique ‘middle yard’ concept to a narrow floor plan. Vertical wood fins and a two-story vegetal screen offer privacy, while vaulted ceilings and strategically placed skylights create a sense of spaciousness. Discover how this innovative design pays homage to the post-war bungalows that grace the surrounding neighborhood.

MeCa: Architectural Innovation and Sustainability

FeaturedMeCa: Architectural Innovation and Sustainability

Discover the magic of MeCa, a two-story concrete house in Buenos Aires, Argentina, designed by AtelierM and redesigned in 2022.

This unique dwelling embraces its residents’ connection to nature and sustenance, featuring a central kitchen and lush greenery throughout the property. MeCa reimagines the boundaries between indoor and outdoor living, creating a harmonious space for relaxation and nourishment.