Despite embracing a contemporary style an indoor-outdoor interplay is the defining feature of the house and ensures that the homeowners are always connected with the natural goodness that surrounds the house. Even the living area is extended outdoors with a that is connected with the rest of the house visually. Sliding glass doors and clear story windows usher in ample ventilation while decor additions like the Eileen Gray side table elevate the overall ambiance of the home.
The lower level of the house contains the living room kitchen dining area laundry room a playroom that doubles as guest room and a couple of bedrooms along with a bathroom. The top level is complete with a master bedroom walk-in closet study and an expansive terrace area.
How about a lakeside home that is perched atop a cliff surrounded by plenty of greenery and can only be accessed by a boat? Yup sounds absolutely perfect and the Gambier Island House near in British Columbia is one such lakefront home that brings this perfect dream to life!
The design of the house was conceptualized to ensure that it will serve the young family for the next couple of decades even as its needs start to rapidly grow. Five bedrooms and bathrooms on the top level and flexible outdoor spaces that extend the living area outside complete this exquisite Melbourne residence.
The showcases timeless elegance wrapped in sleek modern style thanks to the soaring 17-foot ceilings that welcome you with plenty of pomp. The large living area contains a dramatic dining room at its heart with chandelier lighting that instantly becomes the focal point of the space.
The exterior of the house is clad in black to set it apart from the other homes in the area. A gives the façade its unique look while keeping the sun away. Designed by David Edelman Architects the L-shaped home is spread across two different levels with the lower level housing the public spaces and the top floor containing the private quarters.
As green architecture gains ground lakefront homes and retreats are also becoming far more eco-friendly and many of the modern projects disturb the existing landscape as little as possible. Blending into the backdrop while offer luxurious modern comforts here are from across the globe. Enjoy!