The architect chose granite for the house’s base, zinc for its roof, and Scandinavian pinewood for cladding—all...
The Floating Farmhouse’s semitransparent addition has a roofline that matches the pitch of the original 1820s farmhouse.
"Like the old farmhouses and barns of the Champlain Valley, the Foote Farm House has a clearly ordered wood frame on a...
Seen from a distance, the farmhouse has a time-honored quality, though it’s still clearly a product of the 21st century.
Michèle Monory’s Chinon farmhouse is an idyllic getaway from her home basein Paris.
Four distinct structures make up the house.
In the existing house, the wood beams were hidden under sheetrock and wallpaper.
Monory’s friends, the Leclercs, join her for an alfresco meal on the patio.
Built by a crew of three, the home makes a virtue out of being unfussy and straightforward.
"You sketch a concept, model it, but to see it actually take shape is always surprising." Givone says.
The second-floor office is housed inside a rounded rectangle of concrete that the architect inserted on top of the old...
"It only cost about $48,000 to build, which was incredibly cheap," says Turner of the Stealth Barn.
“When you’re working on something inexpensive and then decide you don’t like it, fine.
In the living room, a central hanging fireplace offers warmth and ambience without blocking the view to the valley...