Modern Mountain Cabin

Modern Mountain Cabin

Architect
HMH Architecture + Interiors
Location
Boulder, United States
Category
Housing
Dan O’Connor

Modern Mountain Cabin

HMH Architecture + Interiors as Architects

A mountain cabin does not have to be made from logs and antlers. Situated in a grove of Aspen trees, this cabin is proof that a modern vocabulary works very well in a mountain setting.


The 1,800 square foot structure takes full advantage of its incredible site. On the main upper level extensive glass walls and a large exterior deck connect living to the outdoors.


The metal exterior walls, roof, windows and doors were used for fire resistance but also acts as a bridge between past and present. While metal is popular modern material it is also an historic, vernacular material used in mountain construction though out Colorado.


Inside the soaring glass walls bring ample light into the living spaces blurring the lines between indoors and outdoors. Materials include recycled Hickory flooring.

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