House like garden

by Marc Koehler
House like garden Marc Koehler

If you are thinking that adding solar panels, designing windows to circulate natural air and hanging few plants completes a green house then wait, Dutch architects Marc Koehler have given entirely new meaning to green house. True to its name, walls of this house are covered with green plants. Architects have provided place in walls where you can grow live and fresh flower or fruit plants. The house is very minimalistic and modern in design. The front sliding doors give special view of the street. Large windows with clear glass are useful to bring sun light in to the house. The bedroom, bathroom and studio are located on the ground floor, while the first floor remains open for daily stay, cooking and dining. What’s your opinion on this true Green House?

Sponsor

Sponsor

  • Recamier reading corner

    Recamier reading corner

    Reading Corner, designed by Inbar Paradny Kalomidi, is a combination of comfortable lounge chair and book rack system. With shelves located near by, its very easy to access your fa...

  • Kona Residence

    Kona Residence

    American architectural firm Belzberg Architects has designed the Kona Residence in Hawaii. The house is nestled between cooled lava flows and offers both the surrounding views of v...

  • Apartment in Parque das Nações

    Apartment in Parque das N..

    The intervention was focused primarily on the interior architecture and on the adaptation of the space to the wishes and needs of the residents, who wanted a minimal environment di...

  • Gorgeous Urban House

    Gorgeous Urban House

    Sitting on the slope of pöstlingberg in linz, the 12 x 12 meter cube takes full advantage of the lot by establishing itself as far into the north-eastern corner of the site as bui...

  • Downtown Manhattan Loft Renovation

    Downtown Manhattan Loft R..

    Located in a modernist Richard Meier tower in the Far West Village in New York City, this bright and spacious loft was recently completely renovated by New York City-based architec...

  • NEXTHouse

    NEXTHouse

    NEXTHouse is a 2,700 square foot, custom-designed home fusing the northwest modern tradition with the highest quality environmentally sustainable building techniques, features, and...

  • Oregon Coast Beach House

    Oregon Coast Beach House

    American practice Boora Architects has designed a weekend retreat on the Central Oregon Coast. The architecture is based on a Pacific Northwest Modern vernacular and features a cle...

  • House in Yatsugatake

    House in Yatsugatake

    Located on a sloping mountain ridge at the foot of the Yatsugatake Mountains, this house was designed on a piece of land that offers spectacular views that are rarely known. Seekin...

  • The O House

    The O House

    This white chocolaty lake side “O House” was designed by Philippe Stuebi & Eberhard Tröger. Description by architects, “On both, the front and the lake side, this sculptural...

  • Villa Geldrop

    Villa Geldrop

    Hofman Dujardin Architects designed a large villa set in the Dutch countryside. It is no ordinary house, however. What appears at first sight to be a simple block with an angled ro...