80 Outdoor Concrete Fences, Walls Design Photos And Ideas

Villa Rosa. Exterior view. North
The light well that allows for sunlight AND an addition above
Outdoor shower
from Pavilion. Backyard overview
from Pavilion looking at the master suite, family room and lofted kitchen
The geometric volumes reference local building traditions.
Planters have been placed around the pleats to create pockets of sky gardens on the perimeter of the building, with some featuring steps that lead to other outdoor terraces.
The house is supported by concrete walls at the edges of the house, and with steel beams running East to West. This creates a clear span in the house and across the deck.
The architects chose a swivel fireplace so the family can flexibly use it indoors or outdoors.
"I intended to create futuristic and savage architecture that awakens human animal instincts in which the inside and outside are reversed multiple times," states Hirata.
Stacked like building blocks, the cement boxes are housed within a main structure that features complex voids.  The voids then become terraces or spaces where planters are slotted.
The open voids in the home give the property its beautiful, breezy character.
Protected from prying eyes by a planted slope, the back of the property soaks up the sun with a hammock hung from the ceiling.
The courtyard is open to the sky and mainly finished in concrete.
At the rear patio is a kitchen, dining area, and an Ipe-wood deck with a fire pit, lounge seats, and a water feature.
The garden effortlessly integrates the outdoors into the living space.
Through the bright front door, a hallway leads to a spacious living and dining room, which opens to a garden.
The patio furniture  is from CB2.
The downstairs garden space offers another outdoor escape.
The deck rises up in sections to become sun loungers.
Above the garage, the sturdy concrete eaves support a pool and terrace on the upper level.
The topmost level is much more transparent and permeable compared to the rest of the home.
The third level can be totally opened up to fuse indoor and outdoor space.
Gregory and Caryn Katz are dwarfed beneath the cantilevered concrete overhang, which houses the bedroom on the upper level. The stackable glass doors that run beneath allow the house to open completely to the yard and swimming pool, soften the severity of the concrete, and blur the boundary between indoors and out.
Six-year-old twins Nicolas and Constanza use Pentimento as their “little battleground,” says Pasternak. “They have some options here that they will not find anywhere else.” Among those options are a climbing wall offering easy access to the roof.
In the ivy-covered garden on the first level, Alice, 16, sits near “Rakaia 2,” a rock sculpture by New Zealand artist Chris Booth.
The floors and decking are all made from long-lasting, rot-resistant ipe wood.
The house sits on a steep site and was positioned below a sandstone crop so as to be concealed from the street. The approach to the house is via a suspended concrete staircase.
Outside, a shallow pool cuts a line between the coastline and the adjoining terrace, bringing the expanse of ocean water closer to the living spaces.
The property enjoys unobstructed ocean views.
The Pacific Ocean is virtually in the property's backyard.
Passageways such as this one allow coastal breezes to pass through the home and provide light and shadow.
A terrace connects the living spaces.
Natural light is a given in this home, since each major room features floor-to-ceiling glass panels and sliding doors that are all eight feet high.
The exterior features a poetic layering of spaces that highlights the interplay of light and dark.
The client requested the design to include a water feature. Instead of a pool that would require tremendous upkeep, the architect was inspired by a pool he saw in Spain to produce a rain channel that is fed by rain and melting snow with a valve that the client can easily control.
Large concrete walls provide both privacy and shade.
A backyard garden with an outdoor grilling station.
A lounge space looks onto a calming moss garden and provides the perfect zen setting to relax with a cup of tea.
An organic rooftop garden.
Patio/Pool
An outdoor terrace lounge on the slope of the property.
Pink rock salt covers the exterior patio.
Homeowner Jay Longtin served as the general contractor and performed the majority of the remodel work, aside from the outdoor floors, concrete, and pool, which were done by Architectural Blue.
Exposed concrete walls and lush plantings conjure images of a modern-day ruin.
A large Linden tree in the courtyard.

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