Gallery: Tutukaka Beach House Features Moveable Shutters To Bring In Na...

The Tutukaka Beach House, located on the northern tip of Northland in New Zealand, is a private and protected vacation home. Set on the hills above the ocean, the Tutukaka is oriented to take advantage of the sun as well as the spectacular views. Designed by Crosson Clarke Carnachan Architects, the home is built from regionally sourced timber and features moveable shutters. These shutters are used to control the light that permeates the home and to maintain comfortable temperatures. When the Tutukaka is not in use, the shutters are closed to keep the structure protected from outside elements.

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1 Comment

  1. Atom July 23, 2012 at 5:43 pm

    How much was this house to design and build?

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