Minimalist Residence In Ottawa: Elegant Conversion Of A Barn

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minimalist residence of rough wood and Red lampshades

Minimalist residence in Ottawa

The urban minimalism is always popular as design trend throughout the world. This style is clear and well certain lines in combination with sleek furniture. The minimalist objects take a mystical aspect to the contemporary architecture.

The “Zen barn” (Zen barn) in Ottawa is a sparkling residence, which symbolizes the concept “Less is more”. Their architect working for the Canadian company Christopher Simmonds. The House extends over an area of more than 3,100 square meters and represents a fascinating blend of rustic and modern style.


Seen from the outside, which looks “Zen barn” pretty much the same from the other houses. You inscribes itself seamlessly through the rugged and not polished oak in the atmosphere.

Actually, the exterior design is a complete contrast to the glossy interior design. The whole House was held in white, Brown and grey and it gives a very current look.

The monotonous mood is broken by the strong red accents

minimalist residence massive dining table from rough wooden of Arbeitsgraues sofa

Marble look for the floor – very discreet

minimalist residence marble look floor covering

Chic, glossy pendant lamps of aluminium over the kitchen island

minimalist residence oval Metalglänzende white kitchen island pendant lamps

Comfortable couch in pastel green and kitchen furniture in Walnut

minimalist residence great natural shades, seamless transition between the kitchen and Wohnbereicht

Have been allocated strategically in the area, so that no trace of boredom.

Inside, it has an open living plan with dining and living room and a kitchen on the second level. The beautiful stainless steel staircase is closed in a glass frame and the bottom connects the overlying area.

The rooms open up to the outside through floor to ceiling Windows and provide lots of natural light

minimalist residence the entrance open Raumhohe window glass door

The staircase is good to see in the stem

minimalist residence the staircase from the outside

The corridors are flooded with daylight

minimalist residence much daylight lots of glass and marble

Glass staircase railings lend greater clarity the minimalist design

minimalist residence banisters from glass and wooden panels

All clear and transparent

minimalist residence transparent design at the entrance

Barn creates the rough exterior and the glazed interior design within the Zen fabulous contrasts.

Exquisite lighting and plush furniture give the residence a luxurious and completed look.

Elegance by light and dark plates made of rough wood

minimalist residence light wood on the front door

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