30 Sep '16, 1pm

Solar-powered House to the Beach brings breezy West Coast vibes to Chicago

Solar-powered House to the Beach brings breezy West Coast vibes to Chicago

New York-based architecture firm Gluck+ designed a green-roofed home that brings breezy West Coast vibes to a midwestern lakeside in Chicago. Built to house a family of seven, the large luxury home is a beautiful modern and minimal triumph that complements the neighboring Baha’i Temple, a stunning domed house of worship made of white stone and adorned with intricate lace-style detail. Like many of the firm’s projects, the House to the Beach is buried into the earth and is integrated with a number of renewable systems to substantially lower its energy footprint.

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