Array
Houses

Modern Contemporary Style redefines a Batangas Beach House

A couple veers away from the usual with a fresh and unexpected concept for their vacation home

Shares
Original Article: Katherine Lopez Photography: Ocs Alvarez/ACME Visual Productions Pictorial Direction: Issa Villar Architect: Dan Co Design Consultant: Cynthia O’Sullivan

An ordinary beach house is often constructed according to the rules of tropical design. However, with its clean and streamlined style, Cynthia and Sean O’Sullivan’s space is anything but ordinary. The couple built a three-storey building that reflects their personal style while still maintaining the same relaxing appeal vacation homes are known for.

The 600sqm property designed by architect Dan Co feels airy and spacious because of its open plan layout which resulted in free-flowing spaces. The homeowners and guests are also treated to full, unobstructed views of the breathtaking surroundings because there are no solid walls. All of the areas are enclosed only by clear glass and walls and highlighted by simple lines, minimal pieces, and clean spaces.

Read the original article ("White Hot") in the April 2013 issue of Real Living Magazine. To download a digital copy of Real Living Magazine, visit Summit Newsstand at  https://summitnewsstand.com.ph/real-living.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW
CONTINUE READING BELOW
Recommended Videos

More on Realliving.com.ph

Shares

Read more stories about

Latest Stories

Here's Where to Shop Pretty Linen Sets to Give Your Bedroom a Little Makeover

Each set includes a bed sheet, a duvet cover, and two pillow cases.

Is MUJI's Biggest Philippine Store Opening in Mandaluyong?

Bigger space, bigger product selection!

Plant Parents, You'll Love This Flower Garden in Rizal

Check out these vibrant celosias.

10 Unique Details in Vice Ganda's Industrial-Style Home

His walk-in closet could rival a department store!

Heart Evangelista's New Favorite Dinnerware Set from Tiffany & Co. Costs at Least P45,000

She has the plates and platters-including small "paper cups" for her coffee!

A Hotel-Like Makeover for a One-Bedroom Condo Unit

Take a peek inside this posh 39sqm home!

7 Split Type Aircon Brands That Are 'Matipid sa kuryente', According to Moms

They can be pricey but are sulit in the long run!

Janice de Belen's Kitchen Is Perfect for Those Who Love to Cook

Every kitchen essential is placed somewhere it can be easily seen.

This High-Ceiling Glass House in Ayala Alabang Is Breathtaking

The living area looks like a hotel lobby!

Where to Buy Floor Chairs in Manila For Your Tiny Home

These legless seats make great accent pieces for small spaces.
Load More Stories

Get inspiring design ideas and handy hints.
Subscribe to our newsletter now!