The client wanted her weekend home to be practical and compact as a boathouse. The Berlin architect Hannelore Kaup created a beautiful contemporary design which impressed the HÄUSE Jury. The compact structure airy and simple opens up towards the water, from the bedroom the residents also can enjoy the lake views.
This unassuming home situated just west of Tupancy Links along Cliff Road in Nantucket brings the outside in with four interconnected volumes defining a tranquil interior courtyard. Richly textured materials like steel and concrete in the main living areas complement the focused views of the island’s native landscape. Circulation throughout the home flanks the courtyard, [...]