10 Best Contemporary House Exterior Design Ideas In Brick, Wood And Glass

House with wood cladding
House with wood cladding

There is a common misconception between contemporary and modern styles. The modern style reflects a popular style from the 1920s to the 1950s, embracing minimalism and clean lines. The contemporary style embraces and reflects the 21st-century style.

Contemporary style is more popular than modern style because of its effect. With a contemporary style, your home will be warmer. It is a perfect style if you want to create a homey and welcoming feeling for a family and friend gathering in your home.

Contemporary style also helps you to create a strong look both on your home interior and exterior. For the exterior, there are some defining characteristics to reflect a contemporary style such as large windows, an asymmetrical facade, and mixed materials (e.g glass, wood, and brick).

Check out our best contemporary house exterior design ideas in brick, wood, and glass to get more inspiration.

1. Boca Raton by SDH Studio Architecture + Design

Boca Raton 6

Boca Raton by SDH Studio Architecture + Design is a single-family residence that has the best contemporary house exterior design idea in brick, wood, and glass to inspire you. This big house combines those three materials to emphasize a contemporary style.

Brick is used for the house’s exterior wall while wood is used to design the house’s ceiling. The expansive glass windows give the house an elegant look.

Photography: SDH Studio Architecture + Design

 

2. Residence M by Maurice Martel Architecte

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The best contemporary house exterior design idea in brick, wood, and glass also can be found in Residence M by Maurice Martel Architecte. The exterior wall of this house looks awesome made of brick while wood is used to support the house structure. The expansive glass windows allow one to enjoy the beauty of surrounding nature.

Photographer: André Doyon

 

3. Bennett Residence by Abramson Architects

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This best contemporary house exterior design idea in brick, wood, and glass is perfect for a big house. Bennett Residence by Abramson Architects combines those three materials to emphasize the contemporary style of the house’s exterior.

The best thing about this house is the expansive glass windows that give the house an elegant look and allows one to enjoy the outdoors from the inside.

Photographer: Jim Bartsch

 

4. Secret Garden House by Wallflower Architects

Secret Garden House 1

Secret Garden House by Wallflower Architects is a family home that has the best contemporary house exterior design idea in brick, wood, and glass as well. The entire glazing walls help this house to allow the view to be seen easily from the inside.

Photography: Wallflower Architect

 

5. O’Nella Residence, Pune by Tao Architecture

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The best contemporary house exterior design idea in brick, wood, and glass able to transform O’Nella Residence, Pune by Tao Architecture into an extra ordinary home. The combination of those three materials make the house unique and inviting.

Photography: Tao Architecture

 

6. High Desert Residence by Hacker Architects

High Desert Residence 8

Designed as a weekend escape, High Desert Residence by Hacker Architects has the best contemporary house exterior design idea in brick, wood, and glass to create a simple look. The flat roof already makes this home unique while the use of wood on the entire exterior wall of the house creates a warmer feeling.

Photographer: Jeremy Bittermann

 

7. Cap St-Martin House by Bourgeois Lechasseur Architectes

Cap St Martin House 1

With the best contemporary house exterior design idea in brick, wood, and glass, this house can be the most comfortable and warm place for family gathering. Cap St-Martin House by Bourgeois Lechasseur Architectes uses wood and glass (large windows) to beautify its exterior.

Photographer: Adrien Williams

 

8. L’Accostée House by Bourgeois Lechasseur Architectes

L'Accostée House 3

L’Accostée House by Bourgeois Lechasseur Architectes is a contemporary home with an awesome contemporary exterior design. Characterized by large windows, this house allows one to enjoy the beautiful nature outside from the inside. The wooden wall makes this house warm and cozy.

Photographer: Adrien William

 

9. Tech House by Cushing Terrell

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Tech House by Cushing Terrell has a lot of unique features that can inspire you to empohasuze contemporary style to your home exterior. This house is designed in the material mix and oversized windows. The wall is the combination of bricks and woods.

Photography: Cushing Terrell

 

10. House In Blair Atholl by Nico van der Meulen Architects

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Wood, glass, and wood are three main materials used to reflect a contemporary style in House In Blair Atholl by Nico van der Meulen Architects. These three materials are used to design the house exterior. The exterior is also beautified with some small lightings to highlight the presence of those materials.

Photography: Nico van der Meulen Architects


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