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Charmed by the ever-so-popular typology of the A-frame cottage, the new owners of this 1950’s property aspired to renovate and revitalize the cottage into a 21st century home. Located in the Eastern Townships, near Montréal, this unique structure sits on an evergreen forest, nearly touching the water on its breathtaking waterplane.
Project name
Chalet_A
Architecture firm
Matière Première Architecture
Location
Estrie, Canada
Photography
Ian Balmorel
This is a renovation of a typical Zoute villa with white brick and thatched roof. Though the house had a great charm it was also very dark with very small spaces. Therefore a glass extension with minimal windows was added and spaces were connected in a continuous and more open layout.
Project name
Renovation of Old Cottage Villa
Architecture firm
Architects Claerhout - Van Biervliet
Location
Knokke, Belgium
Photography
Jan Verlinde, Andreas Vanwalleghem
The Cottage, a self build eco barn which used materials from the existing yard setting and contrasted them with a refined design detail, inspired by the agricultural utilitarian construction methods of the surrounds. The Cottage is a replacement dwelling within an existing equestrian facility and farmyard.
Project name
The Cottage
Architecture firm
Artel31
Location
Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
Photography
Pete Helme
The Lesser Polish Eaves Cottage is a house which was inspired by the Polish wooden arcade architecture. Eaves houses located in the market square of Lanckorona are an interesting example of such architectural solutions.
Project name
The Lesser Polish Eaves Cottage
Architecture firm
BXB Studio
Location
Małopolska, Kraków, Poland
Photography
Sławomir Ślusarczyk, Rafał Barnaś, BXB studio and Luke Skyvideo
On the edge of Gir lion sanctuary, lies the Gir Vihar - home to 20 cottages; designed by village-based architect Himanshu Patel from “d6thD” design studio with overt principle of vernacular architecture in mind.
Project name
Gir Vihar - Eco Resort
Architecture firm
d6thD Design Studio
Location
Bhojde village, Gir lion Sanctuary, Gujarat, India
Photography
Inclined Studio
This Project was drawn and rendered by M. Serhat Sezgin. The construction and site team consisted of the teams within Zebrano Furniture. The project was built to spend time away from the noise of the city on the weekends. The building, the project of which started in 2017, was completed within eighty working days.
Project name
Old Mountain House
Architecture firm
M.Serhat Sezgin and Zebrano Furniture
Location
Ankara, Turkey
Tools used
Autodesk 3ds Max, Corona Renderer, Adobe Photoshop
The inhabitants of a small wood cottage located in the greenery above Vranov Dam may feel like in the cabin of a ship. The interior is practically arranged - basically nothing is missing here. Large windows provide beautiful views of the dam.
Project name
Cottage Inspired by a Ship Cabin
Architecture firm
Prodesi/Domesi
Location
Vranov nad Dyjí, Czech Republic
Photography
BoysPlayNice
Completed in 2018 by Russian architceture firm Snegiri Architects, the cottage was created as a “passive house”, with the ability to save 90 percent more energy than a regular home thanks to a little technical know-how.
Project name
Hill House
Architecture firm
Snegiri Architects
Location
Moscow, Russia
Photography
Nikita Kapiturov