Please check out this example contemporary dwelling in Kilkeel Northern Ireland. Approx 3800 sqft seafront property that was planned as a Change of House Type

If the wood clad space to far right is studio.this could be the upper patio. Like the way it extends across covered patio.

glass walled linking building opening to deck area | Furzey Hall Farmhouse | conversion and restoration MS Building | Architect: Waugh Thistleton Architects

Furzey Hall Farm, Gloucestershire home - design by Waugh Thistleton Architects - RIBA Manser Medal 2010 Shortlist building: Furzey Hall Farm Gloucestershire

House on Achill. Residential & Conservation Architectural Projects - Aughey O'Flaherty Dublin

Really good example of a brief: refurbish and extend to provide a 3 bedroom home with an open feel maximise the light and the surrounding views provide low maintenance hardwearing finishes improve the thermal performance do it on a low budget.

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