This dwelling joins a number of structures—such as a boathouse and guesthouse—owned by one family and used for vacations. They needed a new house to accommodate new generations at the reatreat.
The site faces the sea but is surrounded by tall pines. The green sofas are from Hay.
The first floor contains communal rooms (kitchen, living room, etc.) and private sleeping spaces are located above. The dining room table and chairs are from Artek.
To keep expenses low, the architects opted for a simple gabled design and uncomplex materials—the sheet metal facade and OSB walls within, for instance.
Glulam beams keep the interior column free and enable a large skylight that runs the length of the roof.