Strand Design is responsible for the creation of this spectacular modern A-frame cabin that is nestled on the shores of Lake Placid, Wisconsin. Set on a heavily wooded lake edge, this modern refuge serves as an escape into nature for its city-dwelling owners.
With a modest footprint, warmth and volume are abundant, utilizing natural timbers and exposed structural members spanning the full height of its dramatic form. Continue below to see the rest of this home including the floor plans!
Classic meets modern in this refreshing take on the vernacular Northwoods A-frame cabin. Utilizing a variety of steel panels, darkened clapboard, and hints of bright natural cedar, this cabin blends seamlessly into its forested lakefront surroundings.
As avid winter enthusiasts, the owner’s desire for a year-long adventure can be realized with this versatile getaway, resting naturally and with ease throughout the everchanging seasons.
What We Love: This classic A-frame cabin is surrounded by a tranquil forest with breathtaking views of Lake Placid. Spread out over two levels, the expansive glazing captures the natural setting, providing a serene escape for the owners and their guests. We are loving this cabin’s idyllic location and simplicity of design, focusing on spending time enjoying the great outdoors and all that it has to offer.
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This cabin includes an outdoor seating area for enjoying the tranquil views of the lake, along with a boat dock for water activities.
PHOTOGRAPHER Chad Holder