“I want a second home – a summer home in the middle of a magical forest where I could escape from the stressful daily rat race of the financial markets,” was the initial instruction from the client.

As we dove into details, it became apparent that escapist, “back to nature” undertone notwithstanding, the client wanted a very modern, minimalist summer house with each and every amenity one would expect from a contemporary living – no country club Tudor or Gothic Revival mansions aesthetics were desired here.

Total area: 342 sq m. Floors: 1.