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Contemporary Residential Designs

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post updated 28 February 2024

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We’ve selected what we feel are the key examples of Contemporary House Designs. We aim to include high quality Residential Properties. e-architect cover completed Contemporary Residential buildings, new house designs and housing competitions across the world. The focus is on contemporary residential buildings but information on traditional residential properties is also welcome.

Contemporary Residential Property

Contemporary Property Designs – latest additions to this page, arranged chronologically:

November 25, 2023
Olfelt House Restoration, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Architects: thread collective
Olfelt House Restoration Minneapolis Minnesota
photo : Troy Thies Photography
Olfelt House Restoration, Minneapolis

October 29, 2023
The Offset House, West Lake Hills, Texas, USA
Design: Dick Clark + Associates
The Offset House West Lake Hills Texas
photo : Jake Holt
The Offset House, West Lake Hills, Texas

26 Oct 2022
Olive Tree Villa, Yzerfontein, Western Cape Province, South Africa
Building + interior design: MADDOCK
Olive Tree Villa Yzerfontein Western Cape
photography : Adam Letch and Burger Engelbrecht
Olive Tree Villa, Yzerfontein, Western Cape

Jan 24, 2022
Ormewood Park Residence, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Design: Point Office Architecture and Design
Ormewood Park Residence Atlanta
photo : Fredrik Brauer
Ormewood Park Residence Atlanta

26 Oct 2015
OVD 919 Residence, Bantry Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape Province, South Africa
Design: SAOTA
OVD 919 Residence in Bantry Bay

More contemporary residential designs on e-architect soon.

Contemporary Residential Design 2006 – 2013

22 Aug 2013
Outside IN House, Última Esperanza, Chile
Design: Fernanda Vuilleumier Studio
Outside IN House - Contemporary Residential Designs
photo : Daniel Bruhin W.
Outside IN House
The design of Outside IN House consists in bringing the exterior materials to the interior. The materials carry ambivalent meanings of a vernacular form. On one side Outside IN Homes are functional and domestic. A thinking-home has passive solar elements to contain, save, and distribute solar energy for diurnal warmth, cooling, and illumination.

added 21 Mar 2013
Omnibus House, Cachagua, Chile
Design: Gubbins Arquitectos
New House in Cachagua
photo : Marco Mendizabal
Casa Omnibus
To break the typical areas of an urban house; kitchen, living–dining room and dormitories, this house has a double circulation that deconstructs these areas into a set of complimentary places. This creates a way of inhabiting that moves away from a typical urban arrangement into a more playful one.

13 Dec 2012
Oakpass Residence, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, Southern California, USA
Design: Heusch Inc Architecture
New House in Beverly Hills
photograph : Frederico Zignani
New House in Beverly Hills
14 Dec 2012 – Elegant Californian residence set up in the hills above LA – a contemporary residence ‘floating’ 12 feet above the ground. This cleanly detailed house is located in woods on a sloping site and owned by the architect who designed it.

21 Jan 2013
Contemporary House in Patagonia, Argentina – One Column House
Design: DiA Studio
Contemporary House Design
image : DiA Studio | 3D Notos
22 Jan 2013 – In March, Amsterdam-based DiA Studio is set to begin construction of one of its latest projects, the One Column House. This residence is an extension and refurbishment for an existing small old summer house on the shores of a Patagonian lake in the South of Argentina.

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Óbidos house, Portugal
Óbidos house
photograph : Brito.Rodriguez Arquitectura

Oki House, Japan
Oki House
image from architect

One Window house, Los Angeles, USA
One Window house - Contemporary Residential Designs
photograph : Benny Chan from Fotoworks

Onehunga Studio, New Zealand
Onehunga Studio
photo © Mark Smith

Onetangi Beach House, New Zealand
Onetangi Beach House
photo © Patrick Reynolds

Onitori House, Japan
Onitori House - Contemporary Residential Designs
picture : Kei Sugino

Openhouse, California, USA
Openhouse - Contemporary Residential Designs
image : Art Gray

Orange Grove Lofts, Los Angeles, USA
Orange Grove Lofts
photograph : Marvin Rand

Ordos 100 villa design, Mongolia
Ordos 100 house - Contemporary Residential Designs
image from architects

Ordos 100 house design, Mongolia
Mai Mai house
picture from architects

Ordos Villa design, Mongolia
Ordos Villa - Contemporary Residential Designs
image courtesy nARCHITECTS

Ordos Villa design, Mongolia
Ordos Villa design
image from architects

Origami House, Ireland
Origami House - Contemporary Residential Designs
image from architect

Osler House, Brasilia, Brazil
Osler House
image : Pedro Vannucchi

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