Immerse Yourself In Nature Without Leaving Home In The Wood House 2.0

Mar 4, 2020

Category: Living

Using an existing ecosystem for inspiration when designing a new building is a fundamental philosophy employed by architects all over the world, even if the new structure is not in the firm’s own backyard. Deriving influence from the natural fauna and topography found in the woods of Long Island, Marchi Architects of Paris brings us the Wood House 2.0, a modern dwelling seamlessly integrated into its natural surroundings.

Following the gentle slopes of the lands unaltered terrain, the rim-shaped residence is constructed with smooth-finished concrete and an ample helping of slatted wood cladding, giving a touch of warmth to the ominous exterior. A fully landscaped courtyard adorns the center of the estate, while the interior facing glass walls continue to push the boundary of where the living space meets the organic world, giving residents a persistent view of the raw world around them. Capped with a parking area that is accessed by a spiraling ramp, this is a design fitting for Bruce Wayne himself.

Learn More: Here

HiConsumption is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more

More From Living

lululemon's 5 Year Basic Henley Comes With Lycra Fabric For Superior Comfort

Giving the iconic 3-button design a 21st-century refresh with modern materials.

Posted By Gray Van Dyke

Partner
Featured Image

Enjoy A Sustainable Getaway In This Mexican, Mirrored, Solar-Powered Cabin

A fully-self-sustaining writer's retreat set on an extinct volcano.

Posted By

Jan 22, 2021

Featured Image

You Could Stay In This Stunning Cabin Perched High Above A Norwegian Fjord

Escape the crowds and unwind in these secluded 'Sky Lodges.'

Posted By

Jan 21, 2021

Featured Image

Get An Insider Look At NASA’s Operations With This Stunning Coffee Table Book

The product of nearly a decade's worth of trust-building and actual shooting.

Posted By

Jan 20, 2021

Featured Image

This EV Catamaran Concept Houses Two Electric Motorcycles In Its Rear Hulls

The ultimate ocean-going vessel for motorcycle and yacht enthusiasts.

Posted By

Jan 15, 2021

Featured Image

Zaha Hadid Is Actually Building This Futuristic Tower At China’s Shenzhen Bay

It's being built to serve both businesses and individuals alike.

Posted By

Jan 14, 2021