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By Robyn Beaver

Publish 12 months note: First released in 2010
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21st Century homes: one hundred fifty of the World's Best bargains a bumper choice of notable modern designs in beautiful, sleek color spreads. From modest to giant and every little thing among, those homes characteristic the newest developments in development and inside layout and supply a revealing glimpse of what it's prefer to dwell in probably the most superb homes within the world.

Locations contain the united states, united kingdom, India, Germany, Italy, Australia, New Zealand, Brazil,Norway, Hong Kong, Singapore, Indonesia, the Netherlands, Japan, the Bahamas,Mexico, Canada, Peru, Portugal, Switzerland, Spain, UAE, Slovenia, Argentina,South Africa, Austria, Malaysia, and more.

More than a hundred of the world's such a lot well known architects are featured, together with U.S.architects Swatt | Miers, Marmol Radziner, Olson Kundig Architects, LPA Inc,and Moore Ruble Yudell; ecu architects Jarmund Vigsnaes, Paul de Ruiter,Marc Kohler Architects, Damiliano Studio, and K-M Architects; and South American architects Marcio Kogan, Una Arquitectos, FGMF, BAK Arquitectos, and Artadi Arquitectos.

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41 12 10 13 1 2 3 2 3 11 6 9 4 5 8 3 2 7 First floor plan 42 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Entry Powder room Laundry Master bedroom Master bathroom Courtyard Garage Office Cabana Cabana bathroom Cabana kitchen Kitchen Living 0 16ft Second floor plan 1 Terrace 2 Bathroom 3 Guest room 43 Bill’s House Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Tony Owen Partners Photography: Brett Boardman 44 Because the client is a concrete contractor, this house was designed to make maximum use of concrete and solid construction.

A bronze sculpture, “Flora Exempla” by Andrew Rogers, was carefully positioned on the surface of the reflection pond. Detail resolution throughout the house supports continuous internal and external form. Finely mitered stonework, recessed window frames and door tracks, and hidden blinds and services create a seamless integration of indoor and outdoor space and form. 13 11 12 14 10 9 3 8 4 2 5 7 6 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 First floor entry Stair water feature Lounge/dining Void/sculpture Kitchen Terrace entertaining Outdoor bonfire Master bedroom Dressing Master ensuite Bedroom two Laundry Drying area Lift 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 First floor entry Stair water feature Sculpture water feature Bedroom three/ensuite Wine cellar Study Storage Garage Workshop/second entry Electric substation Lift First floor plan 5 7 11 4 3 6 8 2 10 9 1 Lower floor plan 0 10m 61 62 63 Casa C Cuneo, Italy Damilano Studio Architects Photography: Andrea Martiradonna This house was designed to bring the outdoors in by interweaving a sequence of internal and external rooms.

Finally from the main living space adjacent to the entry gallery, an axial perspective of the courtyard is revealed and the entire concept becomes apparent. Large sliding doors from the living room and sliding pocket doors from the master suite allow the indoor and outdoor spaces to become one and provide flexible arrangements for daily living and entertaining. 41 12 10 13 1 2 3 2 3 11 6 9 4 5 8 3 2 7 First floor plan 42 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Entry Powder room Laundry Master bedroom Master bathroom Courtyard Garage Office Cabana Cabana bathroom Cabana kitchen Kitchen Living 0 16ft Second floor plan 1 Terrace 2 Bathroom 3 Guest room 43 Bill’s House Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Tony Owen Partners Photography: Brett Boardman 44 Because the client is a concrete contractor, this house was designed to make maximum use of concrete and solid construction.

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