Exterior, Cabin Building Type, House Building Type, Metal Siding Material, and Glass Siding Material A cantilevered cabin designed by R D Gentzler blends into the forest, even as it hovers above a 20-foot drop-off. Its south face is almost entirely glass, but a roof canopy limits solar gain. “We sit on the deck all afternoon watching the trees, and the time just flies by,” says resident Maricela Salas.  Photo 36 of 101 in 101 Best Modern Cabins from A Little Cabin Cantilevered Over a Rocky Ledge in the Mountains