This family retreat hidden in the forests of Northern California is very different from your typical weekend home. Berkeley-based Envelope Architecture + Design designed the Forest House, a holiday retreat broken up into nine minimalist boxes hoisted off the ground for minimal site impact. Clad in stained timber, the cluster of one-room cabins blends into the heavily wooded landscape.
Located in Mendocino County a few hours from San Francisco, the Forest House was built for a couple and…
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