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Beautiful Houses: Glen 2961 in Cape Town

I have been doing the Beautiful Houses post for a while now, and I am also a big fan of architecture. And although I browse architecture related …

Brown Vujcich House, Aukland by Bossley Architects:

The Cottage by Gray Organschi Architecture:

Three-Story Interior Green Wall Breathes Life into Home

What looks like an imposing, monolithic black volume from the outside is filled with air, light and greenery on the inside. Casa CorManca is a …

Leave The City Behind: Beached House by BKK Architects

Australian firm BKK Architects designed the Beached House on the coast of Victoria, Australia. The home is a study in leaving everything behind in …


A Forest Hideaway Proves Concrete And Cozy Can Go Together

The AV house makes an excellent case for concrete at the domestic scale.<p>A common, if facile, critique of Brutalism is that it is widely unsuited to domestic application. A home, after all, is not a city hall (Brutalism was most extensively rendered in the service of civic structures), and it need …

22 Most Beautiful Houses Made from Shipping Containers

These days, life can mean a lot more that just having shelter, food and clothing. People have evolved a great deal over the past 50 years and the … Delin Boiler Room by Stack + Co. L House by Florian Busch Architects Mountain Retreat by Fearon Hay Architects Armandale House by Jackson Clements Burrows Mill Valley Residence by CCS Architecture Communicating Vessels by TC Interiors