Exterior, Prefab Building Type, Wood Siding Material, and Cabin Building Type A wilderness retreat for a songwriter, this compact, prefabricated wooden hut in Wienerwald, Austria was designed by architects Heike Schlauch and Robert Fabach of Austrian studio raumhochrosen as a place for its owner to find creative balance and focus through a visual and geographical connection with the woods outside. It's assymetrical roof, which slopes steeply one one side gives it a distinctly modern visage.  Photo 6 of 9 in These 4 European Homes Show How Striking a Steep Roof Can Be

These 4 European Homes Show How Striking a Steep Roof Can Be

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As a wilderness retreat for a songwriter, this compact, prefabricated wooden hut in Wienerwald, Austria, was designed by architects Heike Schlauch and Robert Fabach of Austrian studio raumhochrosen architekturkonzepte. They sought to create a visual and geographical connection with the woods outside. The hut's asymmetrical roof, which slopes steeply on one side, gives it a distinctly modern visage amidst a rural setting.