This house with a wavy roof was designed to merge with nature

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

 

Sbm studio designed this home for a family in Ukraine, that attempts to merge with the surrounding nature wherever possible.

 

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

The home, which has multiple levels, has a fully landscaped yard, as well as green roofs.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

On the original site, the area had a difference of 15m (or 49 feet) in the height of the land, so the designers decided to divide it into two flat terraces.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

Inside one of the terraces, they designed a grotto for the children to play in.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

Stairs connect the grotto and lower level to the main level of the home.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

Pathways direct you to the outdoor entertaining areas of the home.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

There is a nice outdoor space, with a fireplace and lounge, and also an outdoor dining area.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

Almost every room in the home has a view of the birch grove and the lake.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

Heading further inside, there’s an indoor swimming pool.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

Just around the corner from the swimming pool is the living room.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

The living room has pops of color with the blue rug and purple sofa, as well as a focal point with the almost rock-like wall unit that houses the television.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

One of the bedrooms is specifically designed for a child, with the bed tucked away into the wall.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

A large bathroom has been included in the design of the house, with a standalone bathtub and double sinks.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

There’s also a make-up vanity, and a shower with a curved ceiling.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

Here is a look at the top of the stairs, just off the kitchen.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

The stairs are a unique sculptural creation.

House in Kharkiv by Sbm studio

Photography by Andrey Avdeenko

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