50 Exterior Flat Roofline Stone Siding Material Design Photos And Ideas

The roof is continuous and rests on top of the structural stone walls.
Architect Joaquin Castillo blends inexpensive materials, the odd splurge, and a refined modernist sensibility to create an affordable weekend house for brothers Alfredo and Guillermo Oropeza. The facade is a juxtaposition of rough-hewn local stone, smooth concrete, glass, and steel—the material palette used throughout the structure.
This renovation was designed for a young family by Glasgow-based architect Andrew McAvoy of Assembly Architecture. McAvoy followed the original U-shape of the former residence by building two new energy-efficient houses, the first of which combines the original granite building with a new extension to provide an open-plan living area and three bedrooms.
Villa DL has small roofless courtyards, and central patio reminiscent of the types found in ancestral farmsteads in the nearby countryside.
Red stone walls, reminiscent of structures from medieval times, are used in the construction of this villa in Ourika Valley.
A home in South Korea designed like a large square box with the form of a small gabled house cut out to create a wide passageway.
The 1,553-square-foot, two-story brick house is sited on a plain and surrounding by houses with different silhouettes.
By reversing the positioning of the gabled roof form, and presenting and empty gabled space within the monolithic cube, he could create a parody of a “house” within the negative space.
A concrete box.
A shell of concrete in the desert
The architecture at One Eudora Street observes Usonian ideals set forth by Frank Lloyd Wright, most notably cantilevered overhangs that shade curtain walls of floor-to-ceiling glass. The sweeping transparency frames views of the natural surroundings from nearly every room in the house, a dramatic feat of construction that took workers nearly two years to complete. Radiant-heating pipes were installed under all exterior walkways and patios to encourage year-round use and aid in snow removal, very unusual for the late 1940s.
Flint House by Skene Catling de la Peña
Combining a prefab steel super-structure with concrete walls and insulated metal panels, Anthrazit House in Santa Barbara was designed by architects Pamela and Hector Magnus and built in collaboration with EcoSteel.
When Superstorm Sandy struck  the East Coast in fall 2012, Margaret  and Bob Bombara were in the middle of planning their long-awaited beach house on Long Island’s North Fork. The disaster, which flooded their main home in Queens, gave them pause. For architect John Berg, it underscored a vital fact—the Bombaras’ vacation house would need to be able to stand up to high wind, heavy rain, and intense storm surges.
Can smarter materials and better engineering mitigate the risk of living near the sea?
Street Entrance
The viewing deck wraps around the home to provide views in every direction.
The cabin’s exterior walls and roof are clad in overlapping stone plates that mimic the look of traditional wood paneling found in Western Norway. “It provides an affinity with the cabins nearby,” partner and architect Nils Ole Bae Brandtzæg explains. Solar panels cover the chimney pipe, lighting LED lamps inside.
Edgewood House
Mill Valley, CA
Edgewood House
Mill Valley, CA

Zoom out for a look at the modern exterior. From your dream house, to cozy cabins, to loft-like apartments, to repurposed shipping containers, these stellar projects promise something for everyone. Explore a variety of building types with metal roofs, wood siding, gables, and everything in between.

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