Collection by Zachary Edelson

Modern Homes with Sweeping, Panoramic Views


If topography permits, why wouldn't you capitalize on an incredible vista? These seven homes maximize their perspective of their surroundings.

After sundown, the house itself seems to dematerialize into a dark starry expanse.
A roof deck provides views of the verdant, southwest Michigan landscape.
“Creating efficient space is valuable, but for us, rooms that offer visual and spatial continuity with nature are also...
Surrounded on all sides by a sweeping Canadian hayfield, the 23.2 House is an angular ode to rural life.
“The light is always changing, minute by minute, hour by hour," says Williams.
An Arco floor lamp from Flos arches over a Bend sofa by Patricia Urquiola for B&B Italia.
The kitchen and dining area seamlessly flow into the living room and veranda.

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