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House of the Week: Gabled Glass House


Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest. Follow Dwell's Pinterest account for more daily design inspiration.

This week, our readers loved the story behind this small Slovakian country home built by architect Peter Jurkovič. It features a giant, north facing glass wall underneath a traditional gabled roof. The entire house is only 915 square feet.

The north wall of the IST home functions as a cut-away, offering a peek inside an efficient yet cozy dwelling.
Built by a crew of three, the home makes a virtue out of being unfussy and straightforward.
The kitchen and dining area benefit from the light that pours in from the glass wall.
Balanced above the central core, the office offers an ideal perch for work with a west-facing skylight that provides...