A'tolan House by Create + Think Studio

June 20, 2016

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A'tolan House by Create + Think Studio

Perched on a rocky outcrop on the eastern coast of Taiwan overlooking the Pacific Ocean is a low slung villa which combines a strong masculine design with naturalistic touches which fits in with the landscape perfectly.

Designed by Taipei-based architects Create + Think Studio, the three-level building is carved into the rocks, leaving a sleek and discrete presence in the landscape.  The metal structure of the exterior projects a robust, almost industrial character, complemented by extensive floor-to-ceiling windows which frame the ocean views beautifully.  Walls made from local boulders provide a visual link to the landscape as well as a nod to traditional construction methods.

The dark wood floors, neutral colour palette and low furniture inside the house makes it feel cosy and minimises distraction from the stunning ocean views.  An extensive outdoor entertainment area complete with an inviting infinity pool adds to the appeal of the house, which looks just as suitable for quiet contemplation as for wild parties.

Via Archdaily.

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