Gallery: Casa Troyana: Wooden Trojan Horse House Has Some Tricks Up Its...

 
We think that even the Trojans would be impressed with the Casa Troyana, a wood-clad home with some tricks up its sleeve (don't worry, they're the good kind). Located in Hawthorne, Melbourne, Australia, the boldly cantilevered box is actually a home extension that perches over a tidily-manicured backyard. Designed by Australian firm Jackson Clements Burrows, the rather unusual home makes use of natural ventilation and a system of wooden louvers to keep sunlight out, cutting down energy costs when the weather heats up.

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  1. viravento June 30, 2011 at 6:15 am

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fP0g14ai2xc
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