This Cozy Retreat Features a Surprisingly Modern Design

 - Nov 12, 2015
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'Qarta Architecture' designed a cozy retreat that boasts a surprisingly modern design. In the Czech countryside, most homes feature traditional designs that reflect the rural environment. Unlike other farm houses, this cottage offers modern comforts.

'House Tabasek' is a cozy retreat nestled in the Czech Republic's Beskid Mountains. The homes features a surprisingly modern design that stands out in the rural setting. The building itself features a unique combination of materials that are not usually found in the countryside. The home features chic wood paneling flanked by sturdy stone walls. Large glass windows are interspersed throughout the home to maximize the view of the mountains. Despite the fact that the home is over 4,000 square feet, the entire structure is one one story high.

The unusual country home demonstrates how architects can bring modern comforts to rural environments.