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Quaint spruce-clad cottage was built by the owners using wood harvested on their own property

This beautiful spruce-clad cottage in Norway was almost completely built by the owners themselves using materials harvested from their own forest. The 645-square foot building, designed by TYIN Tegnestue Architects, maintains the traditional Norwegian closeness to nature and offers stunning views of the surrounding landscape. Sitting on a rocky site surrounded by a marshland, the 645-square-foot cottage looks like a cozy retreat that strips back daily life to its essentials.
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