Cross-Laminated Timber Cottage in Quebec

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This single-bedroom cottage was designed by Kariouk Architects in Ladysmith, Quebec, Canada. Clad in horizontal planks of wood, the small building is divided into two sections with the public areas marked from the outside in dark gray and the bedroom and bathroom externally indicated in white. Inside, there is a timber-lined, open plan kitchen and lounge with a wood-fired stove. The comforting space offers many views of the surrounding landscape through the floor-to-ceiling which face the porch and the lake.

Via Archdaily; photography by Photolux Studio/Christian Lalonde

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Holly

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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