Gallery: PREFAB FRIDAY: SUNSET CABIN

 

Although it’s not your typical prefab, we found the level of design and approachable scale of this Canadian cabin to be irresistibly charming. The owners asked Toronto-based architecture firm Taylor-Smyth for a simple little escape, perfect for watching the sun set over Lake Simcoe, and spending evenings when their main house was filled to the brim with family and friends. What they received was a 275 sq-ft glass box delicately wrapped with a cedar plank screen.

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  1. Drea November 6, 2006 at 12:09 pm

    great design, but i dont know how much i’d want to live in it. Considering its made in glass, It looks pretty easy to break into.

  2. ellen de vries October 2, 2006 at 11:32 am

    Wow, this is great. I would love to live in this house. Ellen

  3. Sam May 29, 2006 at 8:52 pm

    An elegant display of what clean lines can reveal in architecture, harmony. I’d like to see this cabin with two floors.

  4. Janet Ellen April 18, 2006 at 1:37 am

    I would love to see an expanded version of this…I love it! Janet

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