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House of the Week: Minimalist Dream Home with an Asymmetrical Pitched Roof


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We recently covered this house on a small site in the outskirts of Munich. Robert Maier and Stefan Hanninger, co-founders of the German firm Format Elf Architekten, maximized the amount of living space in the 2,690-square-foot home by creating open, unobstructed interiors under an asymmetrical pitched roof.

Sky-high ceilings are created by a sculptural pitched roof.
Thanks to its timber frame and simple design, House B was built in less than six months.
In the top floor study area, a pair of Copenhague Desks by Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec for HAY are stationed below a Sax...
A family of Eames Molded Plastic Side Chairs surround a Loop Stand High Table by HAY in the dining area.

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