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Four Square Vacation Home in Virrat, Finland

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Four distinct views inform the design of this intriguing black-clad vacation home in Finland by Helsinki’s Avanto Architects. Each room-wing of the vacation house faces one of the views.
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Strikingly, the entire interior is painted glossy reflective white… continuing the snowy exterior indoors so that it would feel as if the warm stove has been set in the woods.Virrat house 3 green
Even the essential Finnish sauna would feel as if it was just planted outside in the vast white snow.
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The entrance is stark and unfurnished.
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The vacation house is completely off the grid. Although there is a stream nearby, there is no running water.

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Heat is provided just by two wood-burning stoves. One in the living space, and one in the bedroom, and another in the sauna.

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Electricity is provided only by a solar system on the roof.

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