This light-filled countryside villa in the Netherlands is a combination of a thatched cottage and glass greenhouse. Lochem-based Maas Architecten conceived the house as two contrasting volumes– one opaque, timber-clad, and the other as a transparent glass structure.
The Modern Countryside Villa, located on the edge of the town of Berlicum in the Dutch province of North Brabant, has an H-shaped plan with contrasting wings that house different amenities. The timber-clad volume accommodates…
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