Saturday, January 23, 2016

Book Review: Seaside Living: 50 Remarkable Houses

Seaside Living: 50 Remarkable Houses Introduction by Russell Abraham
Published by images Publishing
 
If I have said it once, I've said it a hundred times: "I would love to live on the water." So naturally, when books like Seaside Living: 50 Remarkable Houses hit the shelf, I have to indulge.
 
Whether a summer playground, winter hideaway or permanent abode, Seaside Living: 50 Remarkable Houses features a breathtaking, hand-picked collection of innovative designs in contemporary residential beachside architecture. Each of these fifty beautiful homes cohesively blends into the landscape, and the water becomes the focus.  Let's take a look between the pages, shall we?

Photo Credit: Russell Abraham; Architecture Design: Robert Swatt
GARAY HOUSE, Marin County Hillside, California - Seaside Living: 50 Remarkable Houses
 
Photo Credit: Russell Abraham; Architecture Design: Robert Swatt
GARAY HOUSE, Marin County Hillside, California - Seaside Living: 50 Remarkable Houses

Photo Credit: Nils Petter Dale; Architecture Design: Jarmund Arkitekter MNAL
SUMMER HOUSE, Vestfold, Norway - Seaside Living: 50 Remarkable Houses
 
Photo Credit: Nils Petter Dale; Architecture Design: Jarmund Arkitekter MNAL
SUMMER HOUSE, Vestfold, Norway - Seaside Living: 50 Remarkable Houses
 
Photo Credit: Patrick Reynolds; Renovation Design: Julian Guthrie
TAKAPUNA HOUSE, Takapuna, New Zealand - Seaside Living: 50 Remarkable Houses
 
And that's only three! Three of Fifty! Seaside Living: 50 Remarkable Houses celebrates our connection to the seaside, and proves with gorgeous, full color images of each of these awesome homes, that there is nothing quite as relaxing as living by the water. So, if you're in the mood for a relaxing getaway to Europe, Australia, New Zealand, the coastal United States - look no further. Inspiration abounds on every page, whether you're designing your own home, or just want a voyeur's view into the life on the water. Take a closer look, and pick up your copy via the amazon link below: