Gallery: Modern Green-Roofed Homes Blend Into Poland’s Countryside

Each home is clad in different materials. This one features narrow strips of wood partially offset from the home that serve as a rain screen.

The developers wanted to minimize the project’s visual impact upon its surroundings while taking advantage of the site’s southern solar access and views of the forest. As a result, the narrow lot was designed with the three houses in a row that are partially built into the ground and partially raised up. Sloping green roofs angle towards the road, helping to reduce the project’s visual impact, while the back houses see only a green roof and forest instead of a house.


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1 Comment

  1. rachmadit May 23, 2011 at 10:18 pm

    Good design ….

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