Beach Houses

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Much of its original grounds were subdivided and built upon, the house itself was converted to flats and then to hostel accommodation for the Navy, before becoming the Chinese consulate in the 1980s. It demonstrates several original design qualities that include the two prominent gables (having boxed eaves) forming two major axes, and the lower hipped roof forms that project from these gables. The visible program is reduced into a highly charged timber form that claims the site for the city, but also distills its energy into a powerful point of gravity - iconic yet restrained, playful yet subtle, warm yet stoic.
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Gather Up the Fragments: The Andrews Shaker Collection

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This residence, situated along the Via dei Sepolcri, is of vast proportions. Celebrating how a city can become a playground, the exhibition is accompanied by a series of athletic activities including ping pong, skateboarding, yoga and parkour brought to the streets of Copenhagen. Mood photos such as the famous sunset from your beach or restaurant should be included. And developments like Sea Ranch, CA—built by a group of idealistic architects and landscape designers in the 1960s—profoundly influenced home-building in this country.
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Hepplewhite, Sheraton, and Regency Furniture

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He was trained in science, was chairman of numerous chemical companies, including the family pharmaceutical business, Felton Grimwade & Co, which later became Drug Houses of Australia, and of the Victorian Board of Scientific and Industrial Research. This building is considered by many to be the jewel in the crown of the newer adobe architecture in the downtown area. The Arthur Residence is a two storey home for a finish carpenter and an emergency room doctor situated in the Cathedral neighbourhood of Regina.
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The British Ambassador's Residence in Paris

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Complimentary Wi-Fi and convenient work desks make it easy to stay connected and productive throughout your stay, and four-legged family members are always welcome in our pet-friendly rooms. There are some mind-boggling opulent Baroque masterpieces, such as the monumental staircase of Bom Jesus Church in Braga, Vila Real's Mateus Palace, and the palace in Mafra. The project offers an alternative to the centralized volumes that are closed and devoid of interaction to their sites and looking outwards through wall enclosed patios.
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New Orleans: Elegance and Decadence

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This is includes the use of modular and prefabricated construction as well as other ways to provide a high social and environmental sustainability component. The Math Forum Student Center - How many square yards of carpet in your house? The most common decorative motif of this period is strapwork, used both internally and externally. The house proper, furnished with two entrances, is spacious and luxurious. Gray water cisterns collect run-off from the roofs, and bioswales in the courtyard eliminate the need for catch basins.
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Barns (American Landmarks)

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For each section of exterior wall: On your model, measure its height and width. A team of four sculptors worked seven 14-hour days to finish the hotel in late July of 2008. A prime example of forward-thinking, modern German architecture, this concrete house plan by Architects Brauning is situated in a dense urban centre, but its unusual look and unique flow are totally out of this world. Towards the Edo Period, shrines became increasingly ornate as exemplified by the most spectacular of them all, Nikko Toshogu Shrine, which was built in the 17th century.
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Winged Sports Cars & Enduring Innovation: The International

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Maison de l’Économie Créative et de la Culture en Aquitaine brings together three cultural institutions under one roof. Gnayoro is from Ivory Coast and lives in Paris. Particularly in such a critical moment as this, with the rise in new developments and neighbourhoods in cities such as Kigali that are built with little to no consideration of Rwandan context, George Pericles has raised the critique that these solutions fail to meet the local populace’s everyday needs but will also give rise to more problems in the future.
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12 Epic Of Photos New Zealand, Home Of "Middle-Earth": A

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We use the latest CNC equipment to optimise and machine the timber and then each frame is hand assembled with mortice and tennon joints or dowels. Flowers Award is given for the best promotion of architecture through the media. Palmer House had the city’s first elevators; advertisements claimed: “a perpendicular railroad connects floor to floor, rendering passage by the stairs unnecessary.” There are 21 paintings on the ceiling of the Palmer House lobby, designed and created by French painter Louis Pierre Rigal.
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Spectacular Homes of Michigan: An Exclusive Showcase of

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By uncoiling the stair flights, pushing them to the building’s perimeter and allowing them to cantilever over the site’s boundaries, the project became possible. Most of the light came from the compluvium and the open peristylium. In the business of servicing low-income homeowners who have restoration projects, the Loading Dock has rescued 33,000 tons of building materials from landfills. Europe's leading hotel design event: hotel interior designers meet manufacturers to discuss hotel projects in europe.
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Houses by the Sea : Mexico

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She first became involved in academia while working as a visiting lecturer for the School of Architecture with the Study Abroad Program in Versailles, France from 2007-2010. The Philadelphia Centennial of 1876 is usually credited as the starting point for a rebirth of interest in the colonial architectural heritage of this country and the early English and Dutch houses of the Atlantic seaboard. The collection includes a pendant lamp (image), as well as wall and ceiling versions.
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