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This Iowa home built across a ravine is heated and cooled by the earth

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Dec 20, 2017 01:03 AM
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by (Lidija Grozdanic) last modified Dec 19, 2017

The Ravine Residence spans a ravine in rural Iowa, providing expansive views of the surrounding forest. Architecture studio BNIM designed it as a way to connect its inhabitants to nature and provide optimum privacy using existing topography and vegetation. The house is tucked away in a heavily wooded area in rural Iowa that required a dramatic solution which would span the ravine running down the middle of the site. The entrance and bedrooms are located on opposite banks, and the primary living...





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