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!
Spread across three different levels and the custom-crafted townhouse exudes an airy and spacious vibe thanks to the square clean-lined architecture which visually enhances the compact rooms. A variety of textures in the form of exposed concrete walnut wood and stainless steel give the interior a unique appeal.
The scenic setting of in Seattle is home to some of the best lakeside retreats on the planet and the lovely Courtyard House definitely tops the list. Crafted with care by DeForest Architects the four-bedroom three-bathroom house offers stunning views of the distant Mount Rainier and is draped in a cozy layer of wood!
This lovely was revamped to serve the needs of an urban family and a new extension gives it a posh refined appeal. Instead of the usual glass and steel framework that is used in many such projects the architects turned toward the raw appeal of concrete here!
We often are so obsessed with designing the perfect home that we forget about making it a fun cheerful and at the very least an inhabitable space. The catalog look with super sleek surfaces simple straight lines and bland neutrals is not a look that works for everyone.
The exciting and ingenious contemporary façade of the house draws you in instantly as it blends bold architecture with complete privacy. Spread across two different levels each nook in the villa surprises you with a beautiful captivating addition in the form of modern wall art a smart accessory or a creative decor piece.
The street façade of the house itself is draped in trendy stoic grey and its design ensures that there is ample privacy. Large wooden doors lead to the front porch that charms with a Zen-style landscape complete with a beautiful pond at its heart.