The exterior soffit beneath this flat roof is lined with recessed lights that illuminate the patio.
A classic example of a soffit: a tongue and groove covering under the eaves of a gable roof.
A kitchen is another typical location for a soffit, though one that sits below the ceiling itself and even contains the hood for the range is unusual.
A soffit that closes the gap between the top of the cabinets and the ceiling of the kitchen is more common, although in this case the curve and extension over the entire space are unique.
The living area is made cozy with a soffit that traces the outline of the entire room and is filled with recessed lights.