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Tarusa renovated house, PROJECT905, cottage renovation, wooden structure, wooden architecture, green renovation, Russia, bay windows, veranda, wooden frame

The renovation required the introduction of new foundations for the addition. A light wooden frame was added on top, which allowed carpenters and builders to complete the structure in a few months. A veranda, a porch and bay window transformed the house into a spacious residence and provided room for a dining area.

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Tarusa renovated house, PROJECT905, cottage renovation, wooden structure, wooden architecture, green renovation, Russia, bay windows, veranda, wooden frame

The architects also added a doorway and terrace on the south side, with direct access to the garden. In the main living space, the team added a cozy fireplace and lots of glazing, referencing the traditional architecture of the region. A round log replaces the asbestos pipe which previously supported the roof.

+ Architectural bureau PROJECT905

Via Archdaily

Photos by Sergey Krasyuk