The modular structure of the house ensured that it was easier to construct than a regular home and took up far less in terms of both time and resources. A polystyrene filling provides the vacation retreat with the necessary thermal insulation while the large sliding glass walls open it up toward the south.
It is amazing how the unique challenges that the topography creates often result in the conceptualization of some stunning homes that bring together innovative architecture and extraordinary views. Surrounded by natural rocks lush green landscape and overlooking the gorgeous and the spectacular Mediterranean Sea the in draws you in with its imaginative and dynamic façade. Designed by BLANKPAGE Architects the house is located on a sloped terrain which shapes its overall contours and expansive interiors spread across four levels.
The new living area dining space and kitchen are housed in an open floor plan on the lower level and open up towards the beautiful deck outside. Large sliding glass doors ensure that the transition is seamless while the modern extension in the rear holds additional living spaces as well as three bedrooms that are visually connected with the backyard. The transition between the old and the new structures is indeed effortless as one room flows into the next. An additional top level contains the new master bedroom and bath along with a walk-in closet and a private deck area.
Designed by CTA Architects Engineers the house is concealed in a lovely layer of greenery as the beautiful rooftop allows it to blend into the backdrop. A serene Zen garden smart use of teak and sustainable style accentuate the Asian appeal of the home.
The interior of the existing structure had very poor ventilation and the homeowners wanted the dark and dreary space to be transformed into a cheerful hub of activity that had seamless connectivity with the outdoors. This was achieved with the addition of a modern extension in the rear along with the revitalization of the existing home.
One of the many joys of decorating and redecorating your home with every passing season is the wide array of new trends colors and patterns that you can try out. While some of them stay with you for the rest of your life others are quickly discarded to usher in a whole new fashion statement.
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.