Sitting high atop the Pacific Palisades and overlooking the ocean, the Eames House was built as number eight in the series of Case Study Houses and is still recognized for its revolutionary use of space and materials.
Allandale House: A Creative Getaway. A-frame houses have always seemed like they would be strange places to live.The extreme roof angle just seemed like it would be a major space limitation. Of course, if I had the opportunity to stay in this modern vacation house by William O’Brien Jr., I wouldn’t complain. The interior is so pure and simplified. The use of space, from the smooth angles of the ceiling to the inset bookshelves gives the house its beautiful nature.