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!
Downtown is renowned for its beautiful industrial lofts that tend to combine the modern with the classic design style that is so unique to the city. While this stylish loft townhouse in the neighborhood does not embrace any industrial overtones it sure charms you with its smart usage of available space and proximity to the bustling English Bay.
While the exterior of the house is draped in dark hues the interior surprises you with a sense of light and airy cheerfulness. White is the predominant color used indoors and light wood floors wall paneling and kitchen cabinets usher in a sense of coziness while sticking to the semi-minimal appeal of the.
An open-plan living area complete with a dashing contemporary kitchen and an ergonomic dining space make up the heart of the top floor. Connected with the balcony outside through sliding glass doors this entire space offers unabated views of the distant ocean. A master suite en-suite and walk-in closet are neatly tucked behind this living area.
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!
If the trendy Austrian home blends the lakefront home idea with modern minimalism then the bold Casa L brings chic industrial style to the lake house. Located in the spectacular which is renowned across the globe for its magnificent views the ingenious home designed by Serrano Monjaraz Arquitectos is both versatile and eco-friendly. Raw casted cement granite and unpolished wood usher in the restrained industrial appeal even as a large deck and multiple balconies let you enjoy the picturesque outdoors.
The interior is connected seamlessly with the large deck outside and the panoramic views become an organic part of the indoors. Blurring this line between the interior and the outdoors played an important role in giving the small house a ‘vacation retreat’ vibe.