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doors in minimalist houses

Take a little tour of some of the case studies below which show houses with a minimalist feel. Lots of glass, render and wood are featured in these types of houses where 'less is more' comes to life. 

Northern England: Porto front door in a minimalist house

Our client on this elegant home, wanted his entrance to do two jobs: hide the fact that the front door is actually small, and be extremely minimal. Due to the fact that the front of the house is so simple and plain, the door needed a bit of colour and using European Oak in this instance was a good choice. It adds depth and interest to the entrance. 

To achieve the minimal design, the door is flush to the frame, and to the adjacent cladding which fundamentally hides an internal room but also enlarges the front entrance.  To further increase the minimal feel of the entrance, our Option 20 handle, the concealed handle was specified and also adds to the beauty of the finished doorset.  

Once inside the space is visible and the truth revealed and is not a disappointment. Large and light the internal space is fabulous and not at all what you expect.

The flush Porto Pivot doorset in European Oak was supplied at a standard size of 1.2m x 2.4m

Hurst House : award winning minimalist house

This award winning house features our Porto E80 pivot door in Iroko. This choice of timber blends very well with the rest of the building with it's stone, rendered and grey features.  The architect specifically wanted the door to have a doubled up frame at the top for it to slot into the frameless glass storeylite. The internal view especially works with the stark yet impressive hall and staircase.

Portus homes: Oslo, Parma & Raw doors in a minimalist home

Sally Gorvin from Portus Homes tells us all about this fabulous development in Poole.

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“The plot was initially chosen for it’s amazing elevated panoramic views of Poole Harbour. The house is set over three floors with garden room and bedrooms on the ground floor, living areas on the middle floor and the master suite taking up the whole of the top floor. The finishes have been kept as neutral as possible allowing any buyers to put their own stamp on the property.

Sally Gorvin

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