3,412 cottage lighting Modern Exterior Design Photos

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Box Architecture
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wall-to-wall rooflight allow penetration and movement of natural light within the living block while light is drawn into the original cottage via folding glazed doors and rooflights. The existing windows to the front of the cottage were retained and preserved. Photo credit: Paul Tierney
The existing 1940’s cottage situated in Co. Tipperary was in dilapidated condition. The brief, to refurbish and extend this cottage to become a functional living environment. The proposal involved the demolition of the existing rear extension and the addition of three new elements, a living block, glazed
located and orientated to tuck behind the existing cottage while affording a view of the loch and flood plain to the North. Accommodating an open-plan living, kitchen and dining area, while the sleeping accommodation is housed within the original cottage. Large glazed joinery elements and an extensive
“Class Extension” — morganjryan
Anthony Wilder Design/Build, Inc.
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House of Light: Chevy Chase, Maryland Home inspired by Hugh Newell Jacobsen
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House of Light: Chevy Chase, Maryland Home inspired by Hugh Newell Jacobsen
I am fascinated by the embedded linear walk lighting. How is this accomplished?
The line of lighting up the pathway is so simple and elegant. Was it added after the
is two slabs with the light coming from between? we are installing steps and would like a strip of light going thru. great look, thanks for sharing it.
Pennsylvania Bluestone floating on a steel and concrete struture. there is no joint material but there is an LED light stip under
Ditto. I also want to know about the lighting embedded in the walkway. Thank you in advance!
How is this light line done?
Lead with light. Here an embedded linear light draws a line to the home’s entry.
“love the light in the sidewalk” — csipitts
Found Associates
Private House, Cotswolds
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stone on the exterior, the architect has created a backdrop for the historic structure to be viewed against. The glass wall reflects the site and the cottage, and it reduces the apparent weight of the addition.
Modern addition to an old cottage
too far away, in the Cotswolds, architect Richard Found got praise from the local building council for his modern addition to the 18th-century stone cottage shown here. Other countries embrace this practice, too — even island nations like Aruba, where Houzzer medox73 lives. “In my country it’s a rule always
Cotswolds cottage with a twistWho knew a gem like this was tucked away in the English countryside? Designed by Found Associates, this house is a unique blend of old
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FINNE Architects
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Port Ludlow House
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number of sustainable or “green” building features, including 2x8 construction (40% greater insulation value); generous glass areas to provide natural lighting and ventilation; large overhangs for sun and rain protection; metal siding (recycled steel) for maximum durability, and a heat pump mechanical system
light, opens into patio, then garden
lighting, soffit color, window frame color. overall contrast
natural lighting and natural ventilationLarge overhangs for sun and rain protectionRecycled steel siding for maximum durabilityA heat pump for maximum energy efficiencySustainable interior finishes and materials, including linoleum floors, low-VOC paints and natural wool carpeting
“Exterior style” — Kelli Ann
Anthony Wilder Design/Build, Inc.
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House of Light: Chevy Chase, Maryland Home inspired by Hugh Newell Jacobsen
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House of Light: Chevy Chase, Maryland Home inspired by Hugh Newell Jacobsen
Interesting take on a cape cod - love the sidewalk lighting at night
mod country cottage. good scale
Dormers to allow light in
Mod Cottage Exterior
Modern cottage...MOD Cottage...house of light
“Good bed and breakfast design” — rotaylor25
Found Associates
Private House, Cotswolds
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addition while clearly distinguishing it as a modern backdrop. In this view from the roof terrace, one can clearly sense these priorities at work. The cottage, despite its scale, is a dominant force in the composition, because its distinctive roof, porches and dormers contrast the monolithic addition.
with lighting and speakers. “At the end of the night, everyone ends up there looking at the stars with their wine and cigarettes,” he says. “And at that stage, they’re past caring about if the cantilevered roof will support them.”
While the extension has a larger footprint than the cottage, it is
sense these priorities at work. The cottage, despite its scale, is a dominant force in the composition, because its distinctive roof, porches and dormers contrast the monolithic addition.See more of this house
“Front House” — charles_a
David Churchill - Architectural Photographer
House Earl's Court
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idea for sky lights in attic space
ceiling windows giving light and a feeling a space to a small area
shed. clear roof panels. natural light
I like the roof light at ridge level
bi-fold doors pull in lots of light, while the clean white scheme makes the space feel fresh and inviting.
Perfect a pitched roofIn a small extension with a pitched roof like this there is minimal space on the rear wall for a full-height glass door. Here, to boost light levels, folding doors are teamed
little oasis right in the heart of the city, tucked away behind a traditional terraced house. The glazed pitched roof and bi-fold doors pull in lots of light, while the clean white scheme makes the space feel fresh and inviting.
“pitched roof upper unit.” — mmenath
Jeff Jordan Architects LLC
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Higgins Lake House
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Once again, the windows. Love the freedom of light!
OOOOHHHHHHH ya. Love this!!!! Love the indoor outdoor and the floor going from house to deck as one. Also, I love the treatment above where there is lighting in the ceiling outside
lots of natural light, open and relaxing
glass, wood eaves, light wood
longboard wall with lighting
Modern cottage...Cottage deck
“Everything!” — jenwon
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