Single Family Residence by and McCallum Architects

Art Collector House located in West Stockbridge, Massachusetts is a house built around an art collection, a single family residence of approximately 4,600 square-feet. It was built for an art collector by Burr and McCallum Architects and is a really efficient home due to the fact that it comprises triple glazed windows, insulated walls and ceilings and geothermal heating and cooling. Because the owners required space, the house needed to be …

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Superb MP Quinta da Baronesa House by Studio Arthur Casas

Set in a picture-perfect landscape, MP Quinta da Baronesa House is a contemporary masterpiece completed in 2010 by Studio Arthur Casas. It is located in the outskirts of Sao Paulo, Brazil, and it naturally blends into the environment, being unnoticeable from the street. The owners – a couple of 35 with two children – already had a home in Sao Paulo, but they also wanted a nice weekend retreat, one that …

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Modern and Luxurious Villa H in Salzburg, Austria

When designing and constructing a modern home, architects need to pay attention to a plethora of important details, including shapes, materials, textures and perhaps the most important one of all: the owner’s desires. Villa H is an extraordinary project sketched out by Smartvoll Architekten ZT KG, and it can be found in Hallwang, Salzburg, Austria. Boasting a sleek, clean, modern appearance, this luxurious abode offers exquisite living conditions for the owners …

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Bright House over Warehouse by Miguel Marcelino

Miguel Marcelino is the architect responsible for the project entitled House over Warehouse, which is a simple and not too picky residence for those who want to experience comfort and the pleasure of having exactly what they need , neither more, nor less. It is located in Chícharo, Torres Novas – Portugal and represents a good combination between the white exterior walls clad in brick and the large windows that permit …

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Waterfront Home in West Vancouver

This certain residence set in West Vancouver, Canada, is one of the most impressively positioned, if you consider the view it offers. Its buyers will have a home with a perspective over the ocean and islands, as well as over the city. The luxurious house has a foyer of double-height that creates an excellent sense of openness. It features 4 bedrooms ad 5 baths, plus the social areas and the kitchen, …

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Efficient Haus Hainbach by MOOSMANN

Haus Hainbach is a project completed by the MOOSMANN architects in 2012. It is located in Vienna, Austria and the entire property is surrounded by greenery and trees. There is a lot of effort involved in preserving the existing trees because the coppices need periodical tidying. The owners wanted this house to be shaped as a bungalow for two occupants in order to be used as a summer residence because they …

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Plain House in Mosteiro by Arquitectos Matos

The following residence is an architectural work of art that reveals the craftsmanship of the Arquitectos Matos, who tried to exemplify the fact that the clean lines and the fine design mixed with classic architecture can lead to a great result. Located in Santa Maria da Feira, Aveiro, the house can successfully accommodate a large family who requires space. From the architects: “The concept of the project comes from the combined …

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Beautiful House S by LASSALA + ELENES Arquitectos

Huge geometric volumes make up this contemporary residence in Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico. It was designed by LASSALA + ELENES Arquitectos, and it is known as House S. Completed in 2010, the 1,080-square-foot home features two main volumetric elements, with a vertical glass “fissure” working as a separation segment between them. Even though the two spaces are quite different and feature different textures (stone vs stucco), they exist together in harmony. The …

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