Gallery: GLUCK+’s Tower House is an Ultra-Modern ‘Treehouse’ for a Fami...

Thomas Gluck, principal of GLUCK+ built this wonderful modern Tower House on his family's land in the Catskills of New York State. The land is owned by Gluck’s father, Peter, and it has served as a space for the family of architects to design and build follies
 
Thomas Gluck, principal of GLUCK+ built this wonderful modern Tower House on his family's land in the Catskills of New York State. The land is owned by Gluck’s father, Peter, and it has served as a space for the family of architects to design and build follies since 1972. The most impressive characteristic of the Tower House is its cantilevered structure, which makes the residence perhaps the most modern single-family “treehouse”ever built.

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  1. Ibby January 10, 2015 at 9:42 am

    A very interesting house. The only thing I can say towards that negative side is that the look of the house doesn’t mesh with the look of the Catskill Mountains. I know that the mirror like structure is supposed to maximize the look of nature, but nothing can hide the look of a mini skyscraper in the middle of the mountains that has a yellow stripe going up the side.

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