This house with a wavy roof was designed to merge with nature

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 designed this home for a family in Ukraine, that attempts to merge with the surrounding nature wherever possible.

 

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The home, which has multiple levels, has a fully landscaped yard, as well as green roofs.

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On the original site, the area had a difference of 15m (or 49 feet) in the height of the land, so the designers decided to divide it into two flat terraces.

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Inside one of the terraces, they designed a grotto for the children to play in.

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Stairs connect the grotto and lower level to the main level of the home.

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Pathways direct you to the outdoor entertaining areas of the home.

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There is a nice outdoor space, with a fireplace and lounge, and also an outdoor dining area.

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Almost every room in the home has a view of the birch grove and the lake.

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Heading further inside, there’s an indoor swimming pool.

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Just around the corner from the swimming pool is the living room.

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The living room has pops of color with the blue rug and purple sofa, as well as a focal point with the almost rock-like wall unit that houses the television.

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One of the bedrooms is specifically designed for a child, with the bed tucked away into the wall.

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A large bathroom has been included in the design of the house, with a standalone bathtub and double sinks.

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There’s also a make-up vanity, and a shower with a curved ceiling.

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Here is a look at the top of the stairs, just off the kitchen.

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The stairs are a unique sculptural creation.

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