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Compact sustainable cabin in Washington partially buried into the hillside

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This two story contemporary cabin is designed by Prentiss Balance Wickline Architects, located north of Cashmere in Nahahum Canyon, Washington. Encompassing 1,650 square feet of living space, this sustainable dwelling is nestled into the hillside with concrete retaining walls guiding the form of the cabin. It’s narrow design and expansive overhangs are designed to take […]

Sustainable luxury house with open-casual atmosphere in Big Sky Country

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This sustainable luxury house is designed by Prentiss Balance Wickline Architects, nestled along the Gallatin River just outside Big Sky, Montana. The interiors reflect an open and casual atmosphere, well-suited for the inhabitants who enjoy entertaining. The 3,400 square foot dwelling is oriented on its site to take advantage of the natural setting, with sweeping […]

Fabulous Edwardian home in Australia gets a prefab modular addition

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ArchiBlox completed this project of updating an Edwardian home with a prefab modular addition, located in Balaclava, an inner suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Completed in just 21 weeks, the addition seamlessly integrates the existing structure with a modern two level modular addition. Overall this 1,722 square foot house boasts a beautiful and refined aesthetic. […]

Cozy beach house with fabulous rooftop deck overlooking Cape Cod Bay

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This modern and cozy beach house was designed by Jill Neubauer Architects in collaboration with building company Cape Associates. Conceived as a summer vacation home designed for a blended family of eight, this getaway overlooks Cape Cod Bay in North Truro, Massachusetts. A LEED compliant home, highlights includes expansive living spaces and breathtaking ocean views. […]

Tour an elegant home designed for green living in Blue Ridge Mountains

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Johnston Design Group in collaboration with Linda McDougald Design designed this mountain home for green living, located in The Cliffs at Mountain Park, in Travelers Rest, South Carolina. Nestled at the edge of the Blue Ridge Mountains, this elegant 5,127 square foot, four bedroom and four-and-a-half bathroom mountain home is deeply rooted in its natural surroundings. […]

Breathtaking lake house with sustainable features nestled on Lake Keowee

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This gorgeous lake house was designed with sustainable features by Johnston Design Group in collaboration with Linda McDougald Design, located in Keowee Springs, South Carolina. Thoughtfully positioned amongst old growth trees, this residence showcases spectacular views of Lake Keowee at every turn. Material selection and planning of this home was inspired by the English Arts […]

A Net Zero farmhouse rooted in the exquisite Vermont countryside

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This Net Zero farmhouse was designed by Joan Heaton Architects in collaboration with Silver Maple Construction, located in Cornwall, Vermont. Designed to be fully accessible, this three-story farmhouse offers four bedrooms and four and one-half bathrooms. The house and garage are simple gable forms; an entry porch and screened-in porch with shed roofs anchor the house […]

Energy-efficient home perched on a bluff over Lake Champlain, Vermont

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This brand new, energy-efficient home was designed by Battle Associates Architects, located on beautiful Lake Champlain, Vermont. Perched on a bluff, the property features spectacular views to the Adirondack Mountains. A celebration of timber construction, this modernized version of a Victorian-era stick style-inspired home features a copper clad chimney and copper roof. All the living spaces are anchored by […]