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Modernist Inspired Residence

May 25, 2011 Stylish Houses

Architectural design and absolute privacy await at this stunning 10 acre property (approximately) in The Cups area of the Mornington Peninsula’s wild ocean coast just moments from St Andrews and Gunnamatta beaches and three premier golf courses. Superb modernist inspired residence built to the highest standards from limestone, timber and glass offers four bedrooms, three bathrooms, plunge pool and a short drive to Sorrento Village and Red Hill wineries. Additional features include hydronic heating, solar hot water and rain water tanks, double lock up garage and carport. Read More

House M

The distinctive feature of the property lies in its north-facing slope, which has to be negotiated over two stores to reach the almost flat garden level. This gives rise to the leitmotiv of a “house winding up the slope”, with a quarry- facade which is corresponding to the ultra thin Frames of the facade. Despite its complex geometry, the house is organized in clearly perceivable zones, based initially on additive modules of 7.80 by 7.80 meters. Lighting plays a particularly important role. Read More

Asian-Inspired Modern Home

August 25, 2010 Stylish Houses

Villa Johansen, designed by Willa Nordic, is a great example of functional and practical design combined with Asian serenity. Starting from the garden that features an amazing pond it took its inspiration from the Japanese and Chinese cultures. The black and white facade provides the character to the house. The interior also features very light colors with black and dark brown splashes. Read More

Modern Stone House

August 25, 2010 Green Design Architecture

House “Ö” is designed by Erginoglu & Calislar Architects to give its owners a modern life style but keeping the style of the area. It is situated in Bodrum, holiday district in Turkey. Outside it looks like the house designed in traditional side but inside everything corresponds to modern needs. The kitchen is open plan on the ground floor and the bedroom is upstairs. The living room with fireplace is on the mid level connecting private and service areas. Read More