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Contemporary ski chalet boasts gorgeous panoramic views and a low-energy footprint

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Jun 04, 2016 01:05 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified Jun 03, 2016

To minimize site disturbance, the 2,750-square-foot ski chalet is elevated atop red cedar stilts and accessible via an entry bridge. Its raised profile allows snow and water run-off to flow freely beneath the building and, in warmer months, allows native ferns and mosses to grow underneath. The roof is angled at a slant that matches the slope of the mountain to prevent ice and snow buildup. The cabin is handsomely clad in dark-stained white cedar siding and complemented by square-grooved western...






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