Collection by Olivia Martin

Outside the Box: Unusual Home Layouts


Don’t be a square; whether out of necessity or aesthetics, these layouts come in all shapes and sizes.

Moonshine is beautifully set in an isolated spot in the English countryside outside of Bath.
This open-ended box, lined in mirrored glass, performs like a kaleidoscope, amplifying the mature Melia tree’s presence...
Clad in copper panels that Holl had fabricated by the Kansas City, Missouri, company Zahner, the house is daylit by a...
Casa ai Pozzi makes a bold statement on the mountainous shores of Lake Maggiore.
Ran and her brother, Gen, read on one of the structure’s 44 continuous steps.
In the Dolomite mountains, an angular copper-clad apartment building echoes the topography of its site.
Inside the house, the speed of the planet’s rotation is indicated by the rate of the light beam’s movement over the...