By Mark Cleary
Publish 12 months note: First released in 2012
This most up-to-date addition to IMAGES' twenty first Century sequence brings jointly greater than 50 of the world's most fashionable modern homes from around the globe (including 10 lovely Australian projects).
From the Adriatic Coast in Greece, to the rugged mountains of Switzerland; from the suburbs of Japan, to the glittering perspectives from the Hollywood Hills, this various choice of sleek homes have all been designed by way of the very best residential architects operating this present day.
Complete with wonderful expert color images, ground plans and enlightening undertaking descriptions, 21st Century structure: fashion designer Houses could be of curiosity to an individual drawn to attractive homes, those people who are trying to find proposal and those that prefer to dream.
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A key element of the design is the transparent sliding door systems that open the interior up to the outdoors and the view. Photography Nick Springett The house is laid out on one level, something of a rarity in the Hollywood Hills, and consists of three bedrooms in addition to the living, dining, kitchen and family room, as well as a small screening room or gym. The palette of materials was kept simple through the use of white limestone, brushed aluminum and stainless steel warmed by oak walls and cabinetry.
This twist in the upper-level form sitting over the solid base (likened to a lizard on a rock) creates two distinct terraces on the flat roof of the lower level. These feed directly off the main living–dining room. This duality enables the residents to track the Australian sun (or avoid it if it gets too hot), and with large openings on opposite sides, establishes excellent natural cross-ventilation and shaded central living space. This level comprises all the features expected in a large contemporary family house: a media room, a computer room-cum-study, plus the requisite open-plan kitchen, living and dining area.
Raised two steps higher than the surrounding area, the kitchen commands an elevated aspect to the south and directly overlooks the pool and garden for optimum surveillance of the young ones. 48 49 50 7 8 6 6 2 12 6 5 2 2 4 11 6 3 2 10 2 9 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Bridge/Entry Bedroom Garage Laundry Rumpus room Terrace Garden Pool Study Media room Dining/Living Kitchen 1 Ground floor First floor 0 5m 51 52 53 McClean Design H O L LY W O O D H I L L S R E S I D E N C E Los Angeles, California, USA The new residence is a remodel of an existing home that was designed in the French style during the 1970s and was in very bad shape.
21st Century Architecture Designer Houses by Mark Cleary