Cabin Vindheim by Vardehaugen in Lillehammer, Norway
venture: Cabin VindheimArchitects: location: Lillehammer, NorwayArea: 699 sq.ftPhotographs with the aid of: Courtesy of
structure studio have designed a snowbound cabin referred to as Cabin Vindheim withing a deep Norwegian woodland, near the metropolis of Lillehammer. As you will anticipate, the vicinity wherein it's miles located is difficulty to heavy snowfall and coffee temperatures. As a end result, the outside is clad with black-stained pinewood proposing ambitious apertures reduce into the facade. It also boasts massive windows that provide perspectives to the fairy-tale like surroundings.
Cabin Vindheim is situated deep into the forest, inside the alpine landscape near Lillehammer / Norway. The cabin is inspired with the aid of the traditional motif of snowbound cabins, which have handiest their roofs protruding via the snow. whilst snow covers the structure the division between structure and nature will become blurred, and the roof turns into a man-made slope for ski leaping, toboggan runs and different snow-based sports.
regardless of a compact ground plan (55m2) the cabin is spatially rich and generous due to the sloping roof and the diverse uplifts. From the main bedroom and the mezzanine you may even gaze up at the stars and enjoy the northern mild, even as lying in bed. while resting inside the cabin’s bed room, a large 4m-long window creates the impact of dozing above the treetops and below the celebs.
The building, which consists of a large residing room, a bedroom, a ski preparation room and a small annex with a application room, is clad in black-stained ore pine. The interior is lighter, fully covered in waxed poplar veneer. The uninterrupted ceiling connects all the rooms.