Category Archives: Cool House Series

Cool House Series: Mid-Century Modern Glass House

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This North Berkeley, CA house is a dream in the woods! This mid-century modern glass house is located on a hill, it has glass walls and looks like a modern treehouse. It’s called the Donald and Helen Olsen House, because

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Cool House Series: The Geometric Home

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This Lafayette, CA home almost looks like a spaceship on a hill. It’s a geometric home that took seven years to build! A couple spent their own two hands calculating, cutting, and painting each piece of the three domes. It’s

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Cool House Series: The Clock Tower Home

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This penthouse with an amazing view sits atop a group of condos in San Fransisco. Formerly owned by a printing company, this 3,000 square foot home has three bedrooms and three bathrooms, and a wrap around porch with over 1,300

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Cool House Series: Tallest House in the World

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This 124 foot house in Arizona is the tallest single-family home in the world! Set in the Prescott National Forest, this 6,200 square foot home has 12 stories, 3 bedrooms, and 4 bathrooms. It has an elevator as well as

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Cool House Series: Island Castle

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Dungeons and Dragons fans will love this Cool House Series — it’s a house with a moat around it! Named Chateau Artisan, this castle is surrounded by a moat on the Redland area of Miami. The architect Charles Sieger modeled

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Cool House Series: Bowling Alley

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You’ll have no excuse not to exercise if you live in this house! This $43.5 Millions Bridgehampton, NY house, owned by Joe Farrell has a bowling alley, skate park, pool tennis courts, and so many other cool things! Check out

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Cool House Factor: Glass Treehouse

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Talk about being one with nature! Check out this Cool House Factor: Glass Treehouse. This plan was designed by Kazakh architect Aibek Almassov of A. Mascow Achitects. This rending of a tubular glass house in the Kazakhstan woods encases a full-grown

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Cool House Factor: Hobbit House

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If you are a Lord of the Rings fan, you may have wanted to see what it’s like to live in a hobbit house. We’re not sure if these real-life hobbit houses host guests, but you can at least check

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Cool House Factor: Spiral Wine Storage

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Now this is really cool! A company called Spiral Cellars makes these spiral staircases that are also wine cellars. Here are some of the other photos of these cool house factors!

Cool House Factor: Suspended Garden

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Take a look at this suspended garden in a cool New York City loft, as featured on Houzz. Architect Andrew Franz created this drop-down garden by punching a hole in the roof to create a suspended glass-encased garden that hangs

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