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Green-roofed modern hut is perfect for hiding away

Don’t worry, the big windows—and views—are on the other side Overlooking Norway’s picturesque Granasjøen lake, this simple and sweet summer retreat designed by Bergersen Arkitekter AS and inspired by traditional local lean-tos effortlessly balances the rustic with the modern. Serving as a secluded shelter, grilling station, and sanctuary, the small building has clean lines emphasized by vertical stained wood cladding and an angled shed roof topped with turf.
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