Have you ever dreamed of living near the beach? It would be very nice to sleep and wake up to the sound of the waves. It would also be very refreshing to feel the wind and see the nature around you.
Just imagine that and you will surely end up dreaming of life on the beach! Well we can’t blame you because it is indeed one of the most ideal places to live. If you’re looking for peace and quiet – away from the noise of the city – then a house near the beach would be nice.
Today we’re showing you a house in Hawaii. If you know the location, you can really expect a beautiful beach! The house is called Hale Nukumoi.
Would you like to know more about this house?
The designers consider it “a typical Hawaiian beach house”. This open and casual home is adjacent to a popular public beach. Given its location, adding oversized sliding doors and a custom rain cover is spot on. Multi-level planting ensures privacy in the house.
The design by Hale Nukumoi combines modern and contemporary styles. It’s also inspired by nature, like the dark tiles pulled from the nearby lava flows. Interesting, isn’t it?
Now let’s look at the pictures of this Hawaiian house below. Finally, tell us what you like about this house!
Location : Kauai, Hawaii
Designer : Walker Warner Architects
Style : Modern
Number of levels : Two-storey
Unique feature : The house is on the Close to a public beach and most areas are open for good views of the water.
Similar home : Inspired fashionable elements of the Kona residence in Hawaii
The house is the result of the collaboration between Walker Warner Architects and Stone Interiors. The overall result is really amazing, especially the beautiful location of the house.
It is not only the architecture and the interior that are impressive. But also the landscaping of the house! You can see the specific steps that lead to the entrance of the house and the creative but easy paths.
One of the details of the house that you can see in this picture is the rain curtain made of copper mesh. It creates a layer of privacy on the park side of the house. Aside from that, it also manages runoff rainwater coming from the roof and it also acts as a fountain and rain function.
Inside, it has an open layout which allows for an easy one Access to different areas of the house. One thing that caught my eye here is the use of wood in some areas. This is a great way to bring a natural element into the interior.
A concrete path leads from the street to the main open plan living and dining area. From this room you can see the beauty of the ocean directly with the sliding doors open.
Here you can see the kitchen with dark gray tiles and dark worktops. It contrasts well with the light wood cabinets and ceiling. From here you also have a good view of the water!
The homeowners also have a nice spot in the house. There is a covered outdoor kitchen to the side of the kitchen. In addition to the kitchen with grill, there is also a second dining area that invites you to eat and relax.
This is the main dining room, which is behind the living room.It seems that a large family lives in this house! If not, this is still perfect for visiting relatives on vacation. If you’re looking for more dining table ideas, check out rectangular wooden tables that look similar to the one in this house.
One of the bedrooms has custom-made bunk beds that fit into the room, to maximize the number of beds available. Do you know what else I like here? The combination of white and wood! And look at those white baskets! These are so pretty and a great idea for a DIY project.
There is also a freestanding white bathtub that sits right under a window. Well, this view means you can definitely spend a long time in the bathtub while relaxing.
Wood and steel stairs lead to the second floor of the house. Don’t you love that simple yet elegant staircase design?
If you have a home with a breathtaking view, it is indeed a good idea to have an outdoor lounge like one You can see such additions here. The design of this room is really inviting!
This is what the Hale Nukumoi looks like from the street. It’s surrounded by a fence and some bushes, but you can still get a glimpse of its beauty!
This is the public beach that is near the house . For this reason, it is important to put a custom rain curtain and some plants in order to add privacy to the area.
The house also has a grass swimming pool and lounge chairs. Isn’t it nice that you can use a private pool instead of the public beach?
Here you can see the copper net rain curtain and the water close by.
The range of materials used in this house is inspired by the country itself. There’s coral-colored concrete, peeled ohia logs, and dark tiles. Inside, the house has a subtle nautical feature with the addition of numbered bunks, hooks, and storage baskets. These baskets help the little ones to organize their things. This beautiful Hawaiian home was designed by Walker Warner Architects . Its impressive interior design is the work of Stone Interior . As you can see, they work together as great partners because of the amazing design of Hale Nukumoi. Now it is your turn to speak out. What are your favorite features of this home?