Top Tips for Creating the Perfect Countryside Home
Blending modern design with the natural beauty of rural landscapes

Designing a contemporary home in the countryside is a unique opportunity to harmonise modern aesthetics with the natural charm of rural landscapes. At OB Architecture, we specialise in residential design that seamlessly integrates with its surroundings, regardless of location. Here are our top tips for crafting the ideal contemporary retreat in the countryside:

Embrace Contemporary Architecture in Rural Settings
Our approach to contemporary architecture transcends urban boundaries, allowing us to create homes that exude sophistication while honouring the tranquillity of the countryside. By blending modern design principles with the timeless allure of nature, we ensure that each home reflects a harmonious relationship between its structure and that of the surrounding environment.

Maximise Space Efficiency with Modern Design
Contemporary living is all about optimising space without compromising on comfort. Through thoughtful design solutions such as open floor plans and versatile layouts, we create homes that seamlessly adapt to the needs of their inhabitants, enhancing the experience of countryside living.

Gifford House-007

Spa House - Minimalist elegance empowering a rural sense of tranquility

Seamlessly Merge Indoor and Outdoor Spaces
One of the hallmarks of contemporary design is the seamless integration of indoor and outdoor living areas. Through features such as expansive windows, sliding glass doors, and thoughtfully designed outdoor spaces, we create homes that invite residents to fully immerse themselves in the natural surroundings while enjoying the comforts of modern living.


Holm Place – An L-shaped property that creates its own external space and merges boundaries between inside and out

Prioritise Sustainability in Countryside Living
Sustainability is a guiding principle in all our projects, regardless of location. By incorporating energy-efficient materials, renewable energy sources, and passive design strategies, we ensure that each home is not only environmentally conscious but also a model of sustainable living in the countryside.


Passive Haus round house design rural dwellings

Personalise Your Space with Bespoke Design
Your home should be a reflection of your individual style and personality. Our team works closely with our clients to understand their unique preferences and lifestyle, incorporating personalised touches and bespoke features to create a home that is truly one-of-a-kind.


Treetops – A unique country home design with personal taste at the forefront of the scheme

With these top tips from OB Architecture, you can create the perfect contemporary home in the countryside – a sanctuary that seamlessly blends modern design with the natural beauty of rural landscapes, offering a serene and stylish retreat for years to come.