Collection by William Lamb

Dazzling Double-Height Spaces


A double-height space can really open a house up, as seen in these examples from Dwell's archives.

The northern facade of this bayfront house in Chile, which faces the water, takes in the view via double-height windows...
Instead of buying new furniture, Backus went in favor of re-use and outfitted the house almost entirely with eBay...
The open-plan, double-height kitchen/living/dining area makes the most of the house's 1,700 square feet.
Darcy Miro and her son, Lucien, enjoy a moment in their new double-height living room.
The Lighthouse lives up to its name, filled with natural daylight from floor to double-height ceiling.
Pendant lamps by Moooi are suspended from the double-height ceiling.
A few carefully chosen furnishings punctuate the light-filled living area that sits adjacent to the kitchen, like...
Just inside the entrance is a small work area and a highly efficient kitchen with a two-burner induction stove on a...