A change of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, neighborhood for Rick and Susan Moreland meant a chance to create a thoroughly modern house that owes its sleek, sustainable form to its vernacular roots. Despite the ground floor’s open plan, the corrugated galvanized-aluminum cladding, and the grasping thatches of bamboo in the courtyard, the indoor/outdoor home has ineluctably Southern roots, legible traces of the local vernacular. Photo by João Canziani. Courtesy of Joao Canziani.
Down on the ranch desiretoinspire.net Caterpillar House, a modern interpretation of the ranch style house with a serious mid-century riff. It's low slung and open planned, sitting comfortably in its surrounds. A rammed earth home rising from fields of waving grass. Environmentally sustainable and good looking. Caterpillar House by Feldman Architecture.
The Terrance House is a light open plan living space. This residence is a harmonious mixture of nature and contemporary living in a renovation of an Art Deco style terrace.The design promotes a light open plan living space.