Tag Archives: pool-house

bridge over water

Finely-detailed screens conceal a house with a dramatic surprise, this three-story dwelling in Singapore offers to its inhabitants an open air swimming pool surrounded by tropical-inspired garden. Designed by HYLA architects with its entrance elevated above the ground with the front door opening right into the swimming pool and patio surrounded by lush greenery, amply shaded overhead, but admitting light and air from...

elliptical house

In a suburban region of Valencia, Spanish architecture firm Fran Silvestre Arquitectos designed a fluid house named the Balint House, a two-storey dwelling in an elliptical shape. The house is placed at the top corner of the block leaving as much free surface as possible towards the southern edge to give a large expanse of garden, while the...