The sloping rooftop is another feature that gives the home an exclusive look and with an area for outdoor dining and barbeque added at the flat portion of the roof the designers have tried to bring together the best of form and function. And they seem to have done a pretty good job at that.
All of the apartment’s architectural materials have been sensitively selected to add a contemporary feel to the apartment both contrasting and complementing the historic frontage of the historic building beneath. The main structure is clad in a lightweight silver and white Alucobond skin; limestone and Calcutta marble stonework and lime washed timber floorboards and decking complete the elegant design.
This led to the creation of a very unique house that uses uniquely crafted wooden blinds that sync with the rest of the home and shut out the outside world when needed. (OR rather when the prying eyes are not needed) Solar-water heating cross-ventilation rainwater harvesting features and natural lighting make up the array of green features that help the building stay sustainable. On the inside the three-floor house are covered in a fine balance of wood and concrete to offer perfect ambiance.
Modern residential high-rises also include sub penthouses which are high-spec apartments on lower levels with penthouse-style layouts fittings and furnishings. Australia boasts some of the finest penthouse apartments in the world and these properties continue to command incredibly high prices.
A 300 square meters of charming Ukrainian delight is what has created for Azovskiy & Pahomova Architects. With a highly fashionable interior lovely milky white walls and spacious rooms with contemporary furniture this luxury apartment is all about comfort exemplified in a modern fashion. But the design is not merely about the appealing aesthetics as it demonstrates how one can bring a light and airy feel to a small apartment space without cluttering it unnecessarily and expansively.
With an interesting architecture like the one displayed by the Shield House the residence will surely attract attention from passers-by. Designed by Boulder-based Studio H:T and located in Denver Colorado the modern home spreads over 3000 square feet. Its imposing shell was adorned with a curved wall protecting the inhabitant’s privacy and constructing an asymmetric design that breaks the monotony of the volumetric structure.
The buyer purchased two adjoining penthouse apartments which were then merged into one massive living and entertainment area covering a total of 958 square meters. In addition to the opulent apartments the occupant has full access to the apartment block’s other facilities including 25-meter pool gym massage sauna and steam room luxury 22-seat cinema conference room dry store and communal wine cellar. (more details)