Collection by Zachary Edelson

Homes with Quirky Facades


If a house reflects its inhabitant's personality, then what better place to express yourself than the literal (and figurative) face of your home? These seven houses aren't afraid to stand out.

New York natives Jerome and Jamie Pelayo moved west and settled into this 2,000 square-foot Los Angeles home decked out...
Gerard Kitchener and his partner Denise spend most weekends on top of an exposed hill in a two-level steel-and-glass...
With clean white stucco cladding and unusual angles, the three-module house stands out from the surrounding...
Wilkin and Pini hired Longma Joinery to build custom cedar windows and doors for their 270-square-foot addition.
Thanks to passive solar and radiant floors, the metal-clad home is comfortable year-round.
Though the three-bedroom house is two stories, both floors offer “front” lawns on which to hang out, all accessible...
The original structure was designed as a safe haven for Bruce; a place with a distinct sense of peace and quiet,...
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