Cozy Residence in South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Designed by Mitsuori Architects, this modern home in South Melbourne, Australia is the result of a successful refurbishment that was focused on a double-story terrace house. The project included opening up the ground floor and enclosing an existing courtyard in order to create a multi-zoned family area. This family space comprises the dining room and kitchen as well as a tranquil sitting room and a lounge. The owners wanted to be …

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Casa F In Rotterdam, Netherlands

Back in 2010, the Kralings Museum in Rotterdam, Netherlands was transformed into a contemporary housing project that includes three luxurious suites. Casa F represents the apartment located at the building’s second story, and it was designed by PEÑA architecture. It boasts 2,077 square feet of interior living space as well as 269 square feet of outdoor space. The master bedroom, guest bedroom, guest bathroom and living room can be accessed via a …

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Travel House In Rome, Italy By Brain Factory

This lovely apartment was dubbed Travel House, and it was built in Rome following a superb design by Brain Factory. Featuring 807 square feet of living space, it is located within Rome’s Garbatella neighborhood, and it impresses with a very original entryway that boasts tall green bamboo sourced from Malaysia. The bamboo extends from the floor to the ceiling along a wall and is supported by white rocks placed together on …

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21 House In Thanh Hoa, Vietnam

Built in 2015 for a young couple that wanted to be able to enjoy the privacy and comfort of living in their own home, the 21 House is located within a low populated area in Thanh Hoa, Vietnam. It offers 968 square feet of living space and rises on three levels, all of which are linked by an interior staircase with seemingly floating wooden steps. The home was sketched out by …

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Fort House In India By Sameep Padora & Associates

Completed in 2014, the Fort House was built by Sameep Padora & Associates for a couple who wanted to live within their own “fortress.” The fortress would shelter them from the outside world while providing luxurious living conditions as well as many opportunities for socialization with friends and family members. The primary challenge for the architects was to achieve a balance between the need for privacy and the need for entertainment. …

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Contemporary Farmhouse In California, USA

Farmhouses are usually envisioned as rustic, relatively modest abodes that don’t include a lot of amenities or facilities, and there’s really nothing wrong with that. However, this particular farmhouse in California oozes modernism, all thanks to a team of skilled architects from A.D.D. Concept + Design. Spacious and luxurious, the only rustic aspect about this home comes in the form of a wooden exterior facade. However, even this feature boasts shades …

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Pedregal House In Chihuahua, Mexico

Completed in 2014 by Garza Iga Arquitectos, the Pedregal House flaunts 4,520 square feet of living space and is located in Chihuahua, Mexico. It was built using steel, concrete and glass, and it boasts extruded polystyrene panels on all external roofs and walls. The polystyrene as well as the double-glazing of the windows ensure optimum insulation. As the owner enters the house, he or she is greeted by a staircase that …

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Exquisite Villa S In Flatanger, Norway

Villa S was completed by Saunders Architecture in 2015, and it is located in Flatanger, Norway. Sketched out by Todd Saunders himself for his personal use, the residence is composed of three wood-clad elements, namely a vertical one and two horizontal ones. The vertical volume comprises the stairs, and it is divided by a large horizontal beam that represents the core of the abode. The entire floor plan measures 3,229 square …

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