The Island House sits on a petite man-made island in 'Loosdrechtse Plas,’ a lake area near Amsterdam and Breukelen (from which the New York borough gots its name). The thin strip of land, a result of peat farming centuries ago, inspired the design of the cabin.  Glass Prefab Cabin is Ultimate Outdoor Getaway by Patrick Sisson from House of the Week: Prefab Cabin with Glass Walls