Exterior, House Building Type, Metal Roof Material, Cabin Building Type, Gable RoofLine, Wood Siding Material, and Glass Siding Material The father of architect Greg Dutton wished to build a cabin on the family farm, located within Appalachian Ohio and home to 400 heads of cattle. Dutton, of Pittsburgh and Columbus, Ohio-based Midland Architecture, presented this design as his father’s birthday present in 2012. Finished in 2014, the 900-square-foot cabin operates entirely off-the-grid.  Photo 78 of 101 in 101 Best Modern Cabins from Modern Homes on Farms