Exterior, Concrete Siding Material, House Building Type, Mid-Century Building Type, Metal Roof Material, Glass Siding Material, Flat RoofLine, and Wood Siding Material Located in the suburbs of Reykjavík, this midcentury gem was first designed in the 1960s by Guðmundur Kr. Kristinsson, one of the first postwar architects in Iceland. However, after being sold, the new homeowners determined the property was in need of a thoughtful revamp in order to be a suitable modern home for their growing family.

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A Historic Icelandic Midcentury Gets an Alluring Modern Twist

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The goal of the renovation was to respect the high quality work of Kristinsson's original design, and retain the intent of the home where the interior spaces flow seamlessly into the exterior.