This Tahoe home is the work of John Maniscalco Architecture (also on Houzz). I love the way all the traditional features of an alpine cabin – from the wood-clad walls to the fireplace to the fabrics – are reinvented with a more modern twist. Just beautiful.
“The blackness of Dungeness can be seen in the variety of sheds, huts, garages, storage containers and boats. The lighthouse, Derek Jarman’s house, Garage Cottage, Simon Condor’s black rubber house and the abandoned boats all share the common black aesthetic. “Traditionally people on this part of the coast used tar paper and pine tar as a protective coating to shacks and cottages. It was originally used as a water repellent to coat fishing boats or nets and thBuilding study | Architects…
California house by Walker Workshop features a rooftop pool
Architecture studio Walker Workshop claims to have "taken a hillside apart and put it back together" to create the subterranean base of this house in Southern California, which is topped by glass-walled living spaces and an infinity pool.