Involving dark colour on its exterior, this wooden house gives us an appearance of dramatic house exterior. The house exterior is decorated by the use of dark wooden clad combined with ample glass elements. This house is a remarkable outcome of Casa Cantagua house project that is designed by Raimundo Anguita. Located among pine woods in Apallar, Valpara’so, Chile, its dark colour on the exterior creates an impression of humble presence toward this residential building.
The house is perched on a slightly slopped terrain, therefore it is supported by concrete foundation that some of its parts exposed up from the soil. This contemporary building incorporated one of those wooden house designs that have an overhang porch on its facade. The house facade is placed at the end of its elongated shape. There is an installation of glass walls on this house facade in which an open terrace with wooden floor is also embellishes the house exterior.
Contrasted with the exterior, the interior design of the building is so bright. It is because the use of ample glass elements of the house. However a robust wooden element is still presented in its interior. The dark wooden floor is combined with the light wooden clad on the wall to enhance the spatial view of the room. There are some areas inside the house that still use white wall such as this dining room.
This dining room is furnished with a wooden dining table. It is surrounded by the curved dining table that has contemporary furniture design. The contemporary style is also presented on the living room adjacent to this dining area. There is a white sofa that will comfort you in its thick cushion while you can enjoy the wooden terrace of the house and the pine woods in its surrounding. This contemporary residence employing one of those wooden house interior designs that can make the house mingles with its surroundings.