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IslandHouse: My Idea Of A Perfect Home

August 6, 2009

This jewel of a summer home is located on a small island in Sweden and was designed by WRB (Arkitekstudio Widjedal Racki Bergerhoff) of Stockholm.
My idea of the perfect house? Modern. Minimal. And on the water. This jewel of a summer home is located on a small island in Sweden and was designed by WRB (Arkitekstudio Widjedal Racki Bergerhoff) of Stockholm. Scandanavia’s a bit too chilly for my taste, but it could just as easily be located on some stunning tidal marsh in the South Carolina Lowcountry — nothing would be finer.

Scandanavia’s a bit too chilly for my taste, but it could just as easily be located on some stunning tidal marsh in the South Carolina Lowcountry -- nothing would be finer.
I’m guessing this is the sauna…

Modern and Minimal. This summer house was designed by WRB (Arkitekstudio Widjedal Racki Bergerhoff) of Stockholm.
A simple folded shell sandwiches a room with a view…

Scandanavian woodwork warms up the modern glass wall.
Scandanavian woodwork warms up the modern glass wall.

This jewel of a summer home is located on a small island in Sweden and was designed by WRB (Arkitekstudio Widjedal Racki Bergerhoff) of Stockholm.
photos: Ake E:son Lindman

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