Designing Memories

Photos : Diane Smook, Tarik Currimbhoy

Situated along the Hudson River in upstate New York, the Ghent house on a hill draws inspiration from its surroundings, and pays homage to the panoramic view of the Catskill Mountains. The landscape in this part of New York state is rolling hills, horse farms, wood barns and bullet like silos. The spare geometric shape of the house by Currimbhoy & Co., N.Y. & Mumbai draws inspiration from these tall rectangular barns. But, unlike the pitched barn roofs, here there are four separate roofs.

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