Large glass doors and sweeping glass windows connect the home with the expansive garden and outdoor relaxation zones allowing for a seamless extension of the indoor living area. With the upper level housing the bedrooms and other family areas life at this fully-automated smart home is both comfortable and relaxing.
We are often so embroiled in aesthetics ergonomics and even a dash of luxury that we tend to forget the cost at which all of that comes. For most homeowners across the globe their ‘dream home’ plans start by figuring out the costs involved.
The has a polygon façade and its sash windows were one of the features that the homeowners wanted to preserve. Another distinctive trait of the house is the way in which the new internal walls and partitions sit some way away from the concrete beams and the niche between the two is illuminated using smart accent lighting.
Designed by GITC Arquitectura to overcome these initial hurdles the contemporary family house sits on a specially designed base as the nature of soil on the agricultural lot was simply not conducive for construction.
Part of the charm of this unique makeover is the way in which the new home still proudly showcases the marks of its storied past with exposed brick and cement wall sections finding a place next to more polished modern finishes.
Set on a stunning lakefront lot in the falls into the latter category and it is sight of flowing water endless greenery and rolling hills that steal the show here! And to their credit Christopher Architecture & Interiors design a holiday retreat that maximizes views and enhances the marvel of the captivating setting.