Collection by Luke Hopping

Rustic Hideaways Off the Beaten Path


These idyllic escapes leave the office, the city, and sometimes even the grid behind.

While it was tempting to embed the cabin into the hillside, Balance Associates sought a smarter solution.
The home maintains remarkable material consistency, with Douglas fir cladding the beams, kitchen countertop, and...
The family retreat abuts a rocky cliff in Herfell, Norway.
The kitchen island, also Douglas fir, showcases the material’s rich striations and color variations.
"We wanted them to be silhouettes that just exist on the landscape," says Feilden Clegg Bradley and architect Charlotte...
Architect Jesse Garlick’s rural Washington vacation home references its rugged surroundings.
The Island House sits on a petite man-made island in 'Loosdrechtse Plas,’ a lake area near Amsterdam and Breukelen...
Sited on a lake near Bracebridge, Ontario, this small-footprint family cottage was designed by Toronto firm superkül to...
Though the house sits cozily at the back of a birch forest clearing, Zhidkov says no trees were cut during construction.

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