Five of the best houses in Oregon on Dezeen

Five of the best houses in Oregon on Dezeen

This week's roundup of American houses from each of the 50 states brings us to Oregon, where a house built atop a pond and a home and studio nestled in a defunct warehouse are among our favourites (+ slideshow).


Newberg Residence by Cutler Anderson Architects

Newberg Residence by Cutler Anderson Architects

Visitors must traverse a bridge to enter this family dwelling by US studio Cutler Anderson Architects, which was built atop a pond outside the town of Newberg. Find out more about Newberg Residence »


Music Box by Scott Edwards Architecture

Music Box by Scott Edwards Architecture

Scott Edwards Architecture has created a home in Portland that includes soundproof rehearsal spaces for a family of musicians. Find out more about Music Box »


Pavilion House by Ben Waechter

Pavilion House by Ben Waechter

Four "legs" support the upper level of this house in Portland – a design intended to offer the openness of a glass house, without compromising on privacy. Find out more about Pavilion House »


Bowstring Truss House by Works Partnership Architecture

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Works Partnership Architecture converted a warehouse in Portland into a home and studio by punching skylights through the preserved bowstring truss roof and inserting living quarters within timber-clad boxes. Find out more about Bowstring Truss House »


Red House by Waechter Architecture

Red House by Waechter Architecture

A small late-Victorian dwelling in Portland has been transformed into a modern home with a monochrome red steel and wood exterior. Find out more about Red House »