Scandinavian architecture firm C.F. Møller forges a serene home in Aarhus, Denmark.

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Located in Aarhus, Denmark, Villa R is a minimalist, serene structure clad in zinc panels. "The objective was to create a house that brings the forest inside through large glass panels—and create an ever-changing seasonal backdrop for the interior living spaces," stated the architecture firm, C.F. Møller, of the 3,200-square-foot abode. Photo  of Villa R modern homeView Photos

Located in Aarhus, Denmark, Villa R is a minimalist, serene structure clad in zinc panels. "The objective was to create a house that brings the forest inside through large glass panels—and create an ever-changing seasonal backdrop for the interior living spaces," stated the architecture firm, C.F. Møller, of the 3,200-square-foot abode.

Floor-to-ceiling glass walls allow natural daylight to enter the home. Photo 2 of Villa R modern homeView Photos

Floor-to-ceiling glass walls allow natural daylight to enter the home.

Local building codes dictated that the structure should only be a single story and could only occupy 20 percent of the property. The architects cleverly designed downward to create a basement-level living space. Photo 3 of Villa R modern homeView Photos

Local building codes dictated that the structure should only be a single story and could only occupy 20 percent of the property. The architects cleverly designed downward to create a basement-level living space.

Smithfield pendant lights by Jasper Morrison for Flos illuminate the dining table. Natural wood floors and neutral hues create a spare, yet warm, aesthetic. Photo 4 of Villa R modern homeView Photos

Smithfield pendant lights by Jasper Morrison for Flos illuminate the dining table. Natural wood floors and neutral hues create a spare, yet warm, aesthetic.

Modern home with Kitchen, White Cabinet, and Light Hardwood Floor. Built-in kitchen cabinets and a monolithic island help keep the space uncluttered. The wall ovens are from Gaggenau. Photo 5 of Villa RView Photos

Built-in kitchen cabinets and a monolithic island help keep the space uncluttered. The wall ovens are from Gaggenau.

A three-sided fireplace offers warmth. Photo 6 of Villa R modern homeView Photos

A three-sided fireplace offers warmth.

Design classics like the Tolomeo wall sconce and Componibili table round out the bedroom. Photo 7 of Villa R modern homeView Photos

Design classics like the Tolomeo wall sconce and Componibili table round out the bedroom.

Vola fixtures are used in the bathroom. Photo 8 of Villa R modern homeView Photos

Vola fixtures are used in the bathroom.

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Year
  • 2014
  • Square Feet
  • 3200