Collection by Aileen Kwun

Living On The Edge: 5 Modern, Cliff-Side Homes


From rugged coastlines to rocky cliff-side terrains, these adventurous homes make the most of nature's varied and dramatic landscape.

The Casa Cuatro sits above a 180-foot cliff that overlooks the Pacific Ocean.
The thousand-foot cliffs and precipitous mountains of Big Sur, California, have a long history of attracting contrarian...
The architects designed every gesture of the home as a complement to the landscape, including the slot windows that...
The home’s geometric silhouette echoes the classic typology of the region’s gable roof barns.
Ramirez and his partner, Sarah Mason Williams, dine at a sequoia table by Redwood Burl next to a hulking juniper tree...