Gallery: Mountainside Sunbrella House Keeps Cool With an Underground We...

Set on an idyllic site with both mountain and forest views, the Sunbrella House perches atop a sloping hill in Ome, Japan. Designed by Ikeda Yukie, the home’s unique overhanging curvilinear roof protects it from the harsh elements of the region. Inside, the exposed timber creates a rustic feel, all while insulating the home and reducing energy needs.

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