Minimalistic guest house makes elegant use of natural materials

Posted by Assia Awad

This minimalistic 172 ft2/ 16m2 guest house by Danish architect Mar­tin Kallesø was built as an addition to a summer cabin in Vordingborg, Denmark.

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The construction features natural elements including blackened larch wood external cladding and a green sedum roof.

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  A small tool shed, where the home owner can store his garden tools and kayaks, is placed at the rear of the house.

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 Inside the small house the walls, ceiling and floor is covered in birchwood.

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A small horizontal window is mounted so the guests can enjoy the beautiful view of the fields and the beach.

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See Martin Kallesø’s highly publicized guest annexe in Præstø here

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