Exterior, Flat RoofLine, Gable RoofLine, Wood Siding Material, Shingles Roof Material, Shed RoofLine, and House Building Type Set on an expansive meadow and overlooking the sea, Rode House is a semicircular residence on Chiloé Island featuring a dramatic, sloping roof that extends over an interior courtyard. Pezo von Ellrichshausen is a Chilean firm known for their arresting, geometric architecture. In true form, the striking, semicircular residence boasts a roof that drops steeply to form two sharp peaks at either end.  Photo 2 of 12 in The 11 Most Influential Buildings of 2018