The Hill Country mansion has a very strong personality. The fairy-tail atmosphere draws you into a stylish world with wooden beams fancy wooden floors raw bricks accent walls plenty of stone and furniture with an unpolished beauty.
Below we see another view of the apartments with their metal siding and modern design. An abundance of tall trees gives the area a neighborhood feel almost making you forget that this collection of units is completely mobile. On the other hand why would you want to forget such an important component of this amazing design?
As noted on the Brooks + Scarpa website this home seamlessly blends with the hillside merging the natural and the artificial in the most intriguing of ways. Luis Vasquez is the project’s engineer and he worked his magic with the architects to create a property that has won the AIA Los Angeles NextLA Award as well as the honor of being exhibited at the National Building Museum’s “Liquid Stone Exhibit” in Washington D.C.
Located alongside the south-east corner of Koh Samui beach Baan Jasmine luxury villa is a part of the Samui Beach Village. Constructed in order to provide a splendid view of the seashore and get a feel of the essence of the magnificent water body beyond it makes a perfect place to spend your vacation. Thai architecture in all its beauty merges with the tranquility of the place.
The presence of wood is felt even indoors as the flooring and sporadic presence of the material in exclusive corners gives the home a warm and welcoming appeal. Spacious living and dining areas are separated by a courtyard allowing for ample natural ventilation.
This was achieved by employing along with aesthetic interiors and a fine balance of various building materials to create the desired outcome. The house uses a fine blend of wood and stone to create a semi-minimalist interior that are clad in gentle and sober shades. It has all-white walls that bring out the natural beauty and warmth of wood to perfection while the décor and furnishings have also been kept pristine to further accentuate this effect.
Next we get a glimpse of the home’s interior which features modern accents impressive windows and a wooden staircase. Zoning codes required that the building be lower toward the street yet it could increase in height as the land moved away from the road. The result a dwelling the grows in height as you move up the hillside. The home is located in the Silverlake neighborhood of Los Angeles.