756 Exterior Metal Roof Material Design Photos And Ideas

The house is composed of three volumes, two of which come together at an angle to capture views of the surrounding landscape.
"The forms interpret the township’s alpine setting using height, volume, and pitch to create a dynamic experience as one moves between buildings and between internal spaces," says Allfrey. "Openings are carefully placed to ensure a casual connection between buildings."
Three separate structures surround an elevated dining platform and sunken terrace. Each of these buildings contains its own sleeping areas, which allows a degree of privacy and independence for family members and guests.
A view of the stairs through a window in the courtyard.
Front view of home and guest house/garage.
Front view of main home.
Front facade with ipe wood slat siding, standing seam metal roofing and central "factory window"
Front view of ipe wood facade, standing seam metal roofing, central "factory window"
Detail of copper facade
Design provides a delicate layer of privacy, capturing the coastal breezes from all rooms and successfully bringing the outside in.
View from outdoor garden to addition interior
Potrero Residence Trellis Detail
Rear view onto vast landscape with strong lines, custom curtain wall and large overhangs to protect form the sunlight
Steep street. Original garage door and wooden louvers.  New third floor glass louvers.
Two fin-like, metal-clad walls rise from the crown of the hill to support a three-story plywood box suspended a full story above grade.
Black steel covers the steeply pitched roof, while the exterior walls are wrapped in charred cedar.
Standing seam siding gives a durable exterior finish, with plywood panels adding warm accents.
The 700-square-foot cabin features a steeply pitched roof that is nearly 23 feet in height.
The architects say that the mirrored finish hasn't caused any problems with the local wildlife.
The cabin is surrounded by a thick forest of birch and spruce.
A view of the cabin from the frozen lake. Here, the existing property can be seen to the right of the cabin.
drone view
forrest view
Colorbond gutters, downpipes, flashings, and cappings have been installed.
The view from the outdoor patio looking up and inside the curved battened screen.
The modules were installed in just one day.
"To accommodate for the sloping site, the extension is terraced down the block with a slight change in levels between the original house, the entrance way, and the new modular living area," adds the firm.
The lower level of the Ivanhoe extension is wrapped in black-stained timber, while the upper portion features blackbutt vertical cladding.
South side of house, with 6-ft roof overhangs and large sliding glass panels
The tapered limestone chimney draws inspiration from an existing shed built of dry-stacked local stone.
"The porch’s distinctive 30-foot peak is discernible from a great distance, and its rhythmic, horizontal cypress slats are a contemporary interpretation of traditional vented gables," add the architects.
A waste-management plan has been developed to minimize, mitigate, and/or completely eliminate construction waste, while also properly disposing unused materials.
All three flat-roofed buildings are clad in weathering steel expanded metal rainscreens, while floor-to-ceiling operable glass walls bring the outdoors in.
The gabled addition is topped with a standing seam metal roof and is clad in vertical corrugated metal siding.
The home presents a narrow facade to the street.
After searching for an idyllic site for their retreat, the couple finally came across a plot of land raised above a valley, which catches great light and overlooks views of Pelverata’s Sherwood Hill Conservation Area.
"The mono-pitch roof falls opposite to the stepping plan, creating a tall volume in the living room," says Hugh Maguire, co-founder of the firm. "This allows a high-level window to capture views of the high-forested horizon in the west."
A study is placed on the street-facing side of the addition.
The 3,767-square-foot residence is comprised of two rural-style pavilions that are connected and clad in Blackbutt eucalyptus timber.
Not only does the home deliver an abundance of privacy, it also provides access to a series of spectacular beaches close to the site.

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