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First-time home buyers and veteran home owners alike look for ideas and vision when it comes time to look for a new house. Remodeling projects can also benefit from a spark of creativity spurred by viewing great houses that you love. Shoot has gathered fabulous homes from across the world and design style spectrum to feed your need for beautiful house inspiration.

Treehouse: Les Cabanes de Marie

By • Mar 14, 2011 •  Selected Work 

For our first treehouse featured on Shoot, we have chosen one of the most romantic place in Belgium,, nestled in the majestic treetops of the park that surrounds Château de la Rocq.

You are welcomed in a charming environment, full of luxury and comfort.

Les Cabanes de Marie invite you to spend an exceptional moment of calm surrounded by nature, in a luxury cabin designed by , perched 13 feet off the ground and equipped with a full bathroom!


Wrights Terrace Residence: Stables Conversion in Sydney

By • Mar 14, 2011

According to , this two bedroom, one bathroom home is “situated only moments from Hawksburn Village and formerly the stables of a Wheel-Wright.

The 120 year old building is now a totally unique, uber cool, private and enchanting home with a private and secluded walled garden.

Upon entering the stables you are presented with high vaulted ceilings and exposed trusses, huge open plan living and dining with open fireplace, entire 1st floor master suite, 2nd double bedroom or study/library, separate dressing room, chef’s kitchen with a massive 13 foot long American cherry wood bench and large master bathroom with elevated spa.”


The Sunlight Residence from Proto Homes

By • Mar 13, 2011

, a Californian home builder, has completed their first house, the Sunlight Residence.

Located in Baldwin Hills, a neighborhood of Los Angeles, this 2,650 square feet residence includes a garage, three bedrooms and 2 1/2 bathrooms.

At the time of writing, this brand new contemporary home is offered at .


Almondel Residence by Mcleod Bovell

By • Mar 13, 2011

The Almondel Residence was designed in 2009 by Lisa Bovell of .

Located in West Vancouver, British Columbia in Canada, this 7,260 square foot luxury house took over three years to design and build after the existing home was brought down to its foundations.


Modern Black Home in Japan

By • Mar 12, 2011

The Lift residence is a single family home located in the residential district of downtown Sendai, Japan.

Designed by Architectural studio to accommodate a couple and their three children, this 1,334 square-foot all black house features an impressive cantilevered structure.


Burgess Residence in Caloundra

By • Mar 12, 2011

Situated on a prime elevated allotment in Caloundra’s Kings Beach in Australia, this four level home is described as one of “the most spectacular that the beautiful Sunshine Coast has to offer.”

The four bedroom, four bathroom contemporary home has commanding 360 degrees rooftop views of the ocean, Caloundra city, the Glasshouse Mountains and hinterland.

This 7,438 square foot residence features a 25 meter lap pool, a 5 car garage with showroom window to living area, a rooftop putting green, an elevator to three levels, a fully equipped bar, a temperature controlled wine cellar, a large gym and steam room and is at the time of writing.


Open Air Sculpture House in Warsaw by Marek Rytych Architekt

By • Mar 12, 2011

Poland-based architectural firm Marek Rytych Architekt has designed this contemporary 4,300 square-foot house in the suburbs of Warsaw, Poland.


Before and After: the North Eagle Project by Jeremy Levine

By • Mar 11, 2011

has completed the North Eagle project, a complete remodel and an addition of 500 square feet to an existing house of 1,500 square feet.

The project includes roof decks, interior courtyards and passive and active ‘green’ technology, to integrate the house in its environment.


The Meera House by Guz Architects

By • Mar 11, 2011 •  Selected Work 

The Meera House is another Singapore’s dream home designed by .

This house is located on a new housing estate on the island of Sentosa adjacent to Singapore.

The plots are not large and neighboring buildings are built close to the sides of each house.


Hemeroscopium House by Ensamble Studio (Video)

By • Mar 10, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Completed in 2008, the Hemeroscopium House is like no other house.

Located in Madrid and designed by , the 4,300 square-foot residence is an impressive combination of heavy infrastructural pieces.

The entire structure took the studio a year to engineer but only a week to build. Check out the video below to see how.


Carrara House by Andres Remy Arquitectos

By • Mar 10, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Argentinian architect firm has completed the Carrara House project in 2010.

Located in Pilar, a city in the province of Buenos Aires, Argentina, the 7,100 square-foot two-story residence sits at the back of an irregular lot.


Impressive Church Conversion in San Francisco

By • Mar 9, 2011 •  Selected Work 

The owner of this former church overlooking San-Francisco’s Mission Dolores Park converted it into a single-family home with three bedrooms.

The church built in 1909, was bought in 2007 by commercial property developer Siamak Akhavan.  The brick exterior was upgraded, leaks were repaired, new floors added, and stain-glass windows restored.


Dwell’s Founder First Home

By • Mar 9, 2011

Dwell founder Lara Hedberg Deam renovated her cabin in downtown Mill Valley, California in the late 1990s.

Here is the house as it looks today, thanks to architect , Lara’s husband.


Nove 2 Residence in Aspen by Studio B

By • Mar 8, 2011

Aspen-based architectural firm has sent us some photos of the Nove 2 project.

Located in Aspen, Colorado, this 3,200 square foot single family home was completed in fall 2009 to accommodate a single owner who required “a small private house to display an extensive art collection”.


Casas del Sol Resort in Thailand

By • Mar 8, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Casas del Sol is a Resort of Koh Tao, an island in Thailand located near the western shore of the Gulf of Thailand.

The resort is composed of five villas, each equipped with a swimming pool, large living areas, two bedrooms, two bathrooms (single bathroom in the fifth one).


Mc Leod House by John McLeod Architect

By • Mar 7, 2011

has designed the McLeod residence in 2008.

Located in Middlebury, Vermont, the home is sited, shaped, and organized with a respect for the sun, the climate, the topography, the road, and the community.


Lookout House by Ike Kligerman Barkley Architects

By • Mar 7, 2011

recently completed a gut renovation and extension of this single-family luxury residence.

Located in Fairfield County, Connecticut, the Lookout House, as a sustainable project, integrates geothermal heating and cooling systems, renewable materials like bamboo floors and eco-friendly paints and finishes.