One of unique home design to fit in with the natural contour is the cliff house. With this kind of architectural building the house can stand above the unflat land texture as the rocky land. Besides that the strength of the house become one of the most fundamental matter that planner should think about.
We will talk about one of cliff house design that stands on rocky land in the Cortes Island. This island is archipelago in British Columbia Canada. The archipelago also known as the Discovery Islands that lie on the northern end of Gulf of Georgia. This house project called as the Cortes Island that was constructed by Balance Associates Architects one of the Seattle based studio. This house has amazing view of sea and rocky land. At the back of the house there is beach forest with natural vegetation.
This house built on strong concrete cantilever to support the house frame. The material used is also the combination between wood and glass material. Upper balcony also designed at front side of the house where we can see the sea directly. The living room constructed besides the dining room that is closed to the kitchen also. These rooms are located at the same area without any wall separates them in brown color decorations. Kitchen is built on the roomâ??s side with u-shape of cabinet completed with three hanging lamps.
The floor is decorated using the grey ceramic tiles. A tribal thin carpet also makes a stylish accent for the simple wooden dining table. Master bedroom is designed with glass windows in brown wooden frames that give sea view from the upper angle of the house. This house also consists of some upper balconies to enjoy the landscape from the different perspective. This modern cliff house design allows you to relax in wonderful beach atmosphere.