The front door is made from re-milled old leftover beams. A custom pivot mechanism allows the weight of the massive door to rest on a tiny point, allowing for almost friction-free operation. Photo 8 of 13 in Diamond in the Rough (and Ready).
Article source: Maryann Thompson Architects Located in Western Massachusetts, the site is a sliver of land that runs down an eastern mountain slope of large red oak and birch trees. To preserve and inhabit this forested landscape, the house .
Compact One-Room Cabin in Massachusetts is Impressive
"Creating efficient space is valuable, but for us, rooms that offer visual and spatial continuity with nature are also important," architect Julie Dowling explains. "When the sliding doors are open, the living room and kitchen double in size.
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Photo 2 of 12 in A Pair of English Barns Hide Unabashedly Bold and…
These 10 Refreshed Barns Bring Modern Living to the Countryside - Photo 6 of 10 - Tucked away in a corner of Norfolk County, England, this pair of barns—one new, one renovated—sit low in the vast countryside.