The Hawk Mountain

Washington State – Timber Home Living Built area: 1600 sq. ft. Photography: Timberpeg Now here‚Äôs a home that offers the comfort of modern home living and the atmosphere of a cozy weekend retreat! Inspired by the old European cottage design, the Hawk Mountain is a great inspiration if you want a warm and truly relaxing […]

The Escarpment House

New South Wales, Australia – Timothy Moon Architects Photography: ¬© Timothy Moon Architects The Australian¬†Timber¬†Development¬†Association runs an annual competition for timber constructs. ¬†This home is¬†the¬†2011 winner of the following categories: The Recycled Timber Award, 2011 The Residential Class 1 ‚Äď New Buildings Award, 2011 The Timber as a Structural Element Award, 2011 The Best Central […]

A Dream By The Water

West Vancouver Canada –¬†Merrick Architecture Paul Merrick and the firm he started, Merrick Architecture, are among Canada’s¬†most recognized and awarded in the field of architecture. The home featured here is a fine example of the rendering of the firm’s philosophy: Community, Humanity, Culture, History, Green, Future – Together, these principles embody the collective spirit and […]

Life on a Grand Scale

Log Home by Pioneer Log Homes

Colorado USA ¬†– ¬†Pioneer Log Homes Area:¬†925 m2 ¬†(10,000 sq. ft.) You don’t have to be a fan of log homes to appreciate the amazing workmanship incorporated in this home. The home is massive at 10,000 sq ft but it has to be, given the scale of timbers used! ¬†Apparently, the owners’ prior home was […]

Fultonville Barn and Home

Fultonville TX ¬†USA ¬†‚Äď ¬†Heritage Barns Two 19th century English framed barns have been resurrected as this home and party-come-guest barn. The home has been finished to a more conventional standard than the guest barn, having plasterboard finished walls and polished timber floors. The barn is much more rustic with it’s polished concrete flooring and […]

Sukiya House

Sukiya House by Nauhaus Japan

Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Prefecture ¬†– ¬†Yukiharu Suzuki and Associates Built are: Site area: Year built: ¬† ¬† 2007 This home and studio is located in Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka, Japan. The open plan 3-story wood frame and concrete house has an underground balcony with an amazing view. The light filled home seems to be almost¬†anchored to […]

Headwaters Camp

Headwaters Camp - Big Sky Montana

Big Sky South Central Montana ¬†– ¬†Dan Joseph Architect Site area: ¬† ¬† 22 acres ¬†(8.9 hectares) Built Area: ¬† ¬†1,800 sq. ft. ¬†(167 m2) Year built: ¬† ¬† 2012 Builder: ¬† ¬† Highline Partners Photography: ¬† ¬† Audrey Hall Set on the edge in a series of¬†man-made¬†ponds, streams and falls designed by the lead […]

The Three Bears Guest Cabin

Idaho ¬†USA ¬†– ¬†Daryl Sieker Architecture Built area: ¬†998 sq. ft. ¬†(92.4 m2) Building system: ¬† ¬†Post and beam This petite guest cabin sits 3,300 feet (1,000 metres) above the snow line and overlooks nearby Cougar Gulch and snow-capped Mount Spokane. It’s name derives from the three bears foraging on the site the day the […]

A House Among and Within the Loblolly Pines

¬†Loblolly House – Kieran Timberlake Location: Taylors Island, Maryland, USA Built area:¬† ¬† 2,200 sq ft ¬†(204 m2) Named after the tall pines that characterize its site on the Chesapeake Bay, this home “seeks to deeply fuse the natural elements of this barrier island to architectural form.” Positioned between a dense grove of loblolly pines […]

The Lakewood

Northern Minnesota, USA – Jay Tucker, Old Hampshire Designs, Inc. Photography: Rich Frutchey Click on any image to start lightbox display.Use your Esc key to close the lightbox. You can also view the images as a slideshow if you prefer 8-)   If you liked this, you will also like viewing ‚Ķ