A wooden stair leads from the house down to a dramatic view of Lake Superior.
“The transparency of the house is really quite wonderful,” says Grace Kim of the residence, now open to the lake view.
The home’s reflection is seen in the lake at dusk.
“Our central challenge was to add a home to the forest without undermining nature,” architect Paul Bernier says.
The kitchen, the heart of the house, has a direct view of the adjacent lake.
The original design did not exploit the lower part of the house, so Carle added a bar and lounge area facing the lake...
A Couple’s Cherished Vacation Home is Given a Second Life
By building a modern property next to their traditional cabin, a couple starts fresh on familiar land.
A Little Cabin Cantilevered Over a Rocky Ledge in the Mountains
When nature laid down a boulder of a design challenge in the Massachusetts mountains, an architect’s solution elevated the...
The house is divided into three sections connected by a series of outdoor galleries.
“They wanted the new cabin to make a ‘L’ shape with the older cabin, but I convinced them to mimic the old cabin on the...
“There had been two or three primitive cabins on the property in the past, which resulted in a clearing that we...
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