Thursday, July 22, 2010

Bridging a Gap in Guernsey

Via the NYTimes: An adapted 15th century barn off the coast of France. There is definitely a part of me that loves the idea of modern addition to a historic home. There is an honesty to it that I think is lacking in conventional home restoration. The use of glass, in particular, stands out as a surprisingly neutral feature -- a very contemporary use of a very fundamental material. See more here.

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