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Exterior, House Building Type, Metal Roof Material, Metal Siding Material, Cabin Building Type, and Gable RoofLine On the northwestern tip of Scotland’s Isle of Skye is a vacation rental that's inspired by the region’s traditional “crofter style” cottages, but covered with a skin of tin.  
Designed and built by Gill Smith and Alan Dickson of Scottish practice Rural Design Architects, this house sits along the rugged Isle of Skye coast and has a rudimentary form that recalls children’s drawings of pitched-roof homes.  
Smith and Dickson constructed the house using corrugated metal sheeting, which is commonly used for agricultural sheds or  Best Photos from Stay in a Modern Tin Cottage on Scotland’s Isle of Skye