Bored with the usual resemblance of houses around the area will lead you to creating contemporary residence that will look stand out. Located in San Diego, California, The Cresta which was built by Jonathan Segal FAIA really speaks for its class. The bold contemporary appearance which is very different from the other is looking amazing.
At a glimpse, this house looks like floating in a pond. Well, actually the house is frame by l shaped pool on the right side which appears looks like covering partial side of the room with water. The pool that is located in the front side of the house is also have pool fountain which looks great especially when you sitting in the patio with family and friends. Contemporary residence design is very sleek and simple with clear lines. You will clearly see unplaster concrete throughout the house.
The patio with concrete floor and complete with contemporary metal net chairs looks very simple. Sliding glass door which applies throughout the house is very functional to the house. The sliding glass door allows you to have blurry image of the indoor and outdoor scene. You can open it and close it and the different will be the air that flowing. The concrete interior design with grey tone appears so rustic. The living room is located in the front side. Between the living room and the dining room is separated with big slab of concrete.
Honestly, the lack of decor in this house is enhancing the beauty that highlight the minimalism. You can see the combination of concrete and metal looks very ease. Ceiling lamps is put throughout the house. The private area is located in the upper side of the house. With floor to ceiling windows, the room looks like in the middle of the sky. Around the room and floating is the rim which is filled with pebbles. To avoid being too bright, tall curtain is placed around the room. For more contemporary residence design ideas which have rustic concrete appearance, you can browse in below photos.