The lower level, finished in stucco and containing studios and guest rooms, blends into the natural contours of the site. The retractable door connects the woodworking studio to an outdoor workspace. Tagged: Outdoor, Slope, and Trees.  Photo 14 of 23 in 10 Gravity-Defying Cantilevered Homes from A Contemporary North Carolina Home Navigates a Tricky Site Atop a Ridge