Green roofs are often being used as a key element in sustainable housing. Besides being good for the environment and your home’s overall sustainability, they also add value to a visual appearance of the house. Singapore’s Sky Garden House designed by Guz Architects shows an outstanding green roof being part of the modern house design.
Big modern house design
Wider Los Angeles area, especially Hollywood, Bel Air and Beverly Hills are packed with breathtaking modern mansions. While big modern houses might not be everyone’s cup of tea, they can be really interesting and impressive pieces of architecture. Just like this modern mansion on 1232 Sunset Plaza Drive.
Small house design
Some people simply prefer smaller houses instead of big imposing mansions. An no one can blame them since small modern homes often really do look more charming and beautiful than large houses. Shakin Stevens House designed by Matt Gibson Architecture + Design is one of them. Small house design based on minimalism and “less is more” approach can do wonders.
Modern desert house design
Even though life in desert sounds really uncomfortable and one cannot help but wonder why would anyone want to live in a desert, this interesting modern residence designed by assemblageSTUDIO shows that it’s possible to be surrounded with nothing but rocks and sand and still enjoy in comfortable living space. This modern desert house design features a lot of innovative ideas and solutions for living in desert environment, you can read more about it here.
Modern villa design
This incredible modern villa designed by MM ++ Architects is part of small real estate development called Oceanique Villas, located in Phan Thiet, Vietnam. The residence features modern villa design with an incredible terrace, swimming pool and indoor outdoor connection – everything one could dream to have while living on a beach.
Walkways with staircases as part of modern house design
Next set of photos shows that modern house design includes more than just facade. Walkways and paths, as well as front yards are equally important for the house’s visual appearance as the facade itself. First project; Concrete House II by A-cero shows something really incredible – staircase leading to the house completely covered with grass. Second project; Summit House designed by Whipple Russell Architects features gorgeous walkway with lit up staircase leading to beautiful modern entrance. Third project; Sarbonne Road residence designed by McClean Design presents curved outdoor staircase with glass banister which truly complements this modern house design.
If you want more walkway ideas and inspiration, feel free to check out our article covering only front walkways and path designs!
“L” shaped house design
The City Villa is stunning modern home designed by ARRCC office. Due to “L” shaped house design, owners are able to enjoy in central courtyard, which houses gorgeous swimming pool, without the interruption of their privacy. The house also offers an incredible unobstructed views of the city below.
The SU house is modern villa designed by Alexander Brenner architects, situated at the edge of a forest in the south of Stuttgart, Germany. Read more about this modern villa here.
THAT house is beautiful contemporary home built around the concept of open house design. It is designed by Austin Maynard architects and located in Australia. Read more about the open house design and this modern home here.