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A contemporary single-storey house designed by Danish architect Jonas Bjerre-Poulsen has hit the market in the UK’s Suffolk for £1.5m.

Owners James Scott, who has Danish heritage, and his wife Jane hired the architect (co-principal at Copenhagen’s Norm.Architects) to create the lateral property three years ago. Dubbed The Pavilion House, it features Siberian larch cladding and dark-grey window frames, which give it a distinctive Scandinavian flair.

The Suffolk property‘s long, flat roof and open interior spaces also have echoes of Mies Van Der Rohe’s one-room Modernist masterpiece, Farnsworth House in Illinois.

The Pavilion House – now on the market via Bedfords – is encircled by farmland, a few miles from Southwold. Bjerre-Poulsen designed it to make the most of its countryside vistas: full-length windows run the length of the front elevation, filling rooms with light and drawing the eye to the views outside.

Scandi-style Pavilion House hits the market in Suffolk for £1.5m
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You can see across the entire length of the house from the open passageway, exaggerating the feeling of space throughout the home.

The country property’s one-acre gardens, which feature a studio building, are unfenced and adjoin open fields that border the Reydon Marshes.

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