5 Idyllic Modern Homes Across Rural America

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July 4, 2013
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    Thanks to Matthew Hufft, their envelope-pushing architect and longtime friend, Hannah and Paul Catlett have a new home in southwestern Missouri that’s a fresh, unconventional take on the traditional farmhouse.  Photo by Joe Pugliese.   This originally appeared in Modern Take on a Traditional Farmhouse in Missouri.

     

    Thanks to Matthew Hufft, their envelope-pushing architect and longtime friend, Hannah and Paul Catlett have a new home in southwestern Missouri that’s a fresh, unconventional take on the traditional farmhouse.

    Photo by Joe Pugliese.
    This originally appeared in Modern Take on a Traditional Farmhouse in Missouri.
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  BLAIR NICHE PROJECT At just $167 per square foot, this high-design, low-cost barn in rural Wisconsin is an American idyll.    This originally appeared in Blair Niche Project.

    BLAIR NICHE PROJECT

    At just $167 per square foot, this high-design, low-cost barn in rural Wisconsin is an American idyll.

    This originally appeared in Blair Niche Project.
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  LIVING IN A 1912 SCHOOLHOUSE In rural Wisconsin, a family transforms a one-room schoolhouse dating from 1912 into a cozy weekend getaway.    This originally appeared in Living in a 1912 Schoolhouse.

    LIVING IN A 1912 SCHOOLHOUSE

    In rural Wisconsin, a family transforms a one-room schoolhouse dating from 1912 into a cozy weekend getaway.

    This originally appeared in Living in a 1912 Schoolhouse.
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  FERTILE GROUNDS Nestled in an apple grove in Sebastopol, California, the Orchard House is a rural idyll. And with the voracious design appetites of a family of gastronomically inclined clients, this concrete prefab construction is quite literally a moveable feast of a home.  Photo by Dave Lauridsen.   This originally appeared in Fertile Grounds.

    FERTILE GROUNDS

    Nestled in an apple grove in Sebastopol, California, the Orchard House is a rural idyll. And with the voracious design appetites of a family of gastronomically inclined clients, this concrete prefab construction is quite literally a moveable feast of a home.

    Photo by Dave Lauridsen.
    This originally appeared in Fertile Grounds.
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  MODERN IN THE COUNTRY Eric and Melinda purchased a 10-acre plot of land in rural Yelm, Washington, with visions of a new home on the range. There would be vineyards, gardens, an orchard, bees and chickens—typical country fodder—but they would showcase their design sensibility with a not-so-typical modern abode. Enlisting Matthew Coates of Coates Design, the outcome is a modern home that, while striking, is still a natural fit in the country location.  Photo by Lara Swimmer.   This originally appeared in Modern in the Country.

    MODERN IN THE COUNTRY

    Eric and Melinda purchased a 10-acre plot of land in rural Yelm, Washington, with visions of a new home on the range. There would be vineyards, gardens, an orchard, bees and chickens—typical country fodder—but they would showcase their design sensibility with a not-so-typical modern abode. Enlisting Matthew Coates of Coates Design, the outcome is a modern home that, while striking, is still a natural fit in the country location.

    Photo by Lara Swimmer.
    This originally appeared in Modern in the Country.
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