Five of the best houses in New York State on Dezeen

Five of the best houses in New York State on Dezeen

Next in our series of roundups presenting houses from different US states, it's New York's turn. The Empire State's top rural residences include a Hamptons home shaded with strips of canvas and a secluded writer's retreat (+ slideshow).


Pound Ridge House by KieranTimberlake

Pound Ridge House by KieranTimberlake

US firm KieranTimberlake nestled this home into a rocky outcrop, with mirrored cladding that reflects the forested landscape and sky.

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Pierson's Way by Bates Masi Architects

Pierson's Way by Bates Masi Architects

Bates Masi Architects referenced Long Island's traditional potato barns with this cedar-shingled home made up of several gabled blocks, which feature chimneys nestled into rooftop recesses.

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Polygon Studio by Jeffery Poss and Workus Studio

Polygon Studio by Jeffery Poss and Workus Studio

This small wooden hut is a combined guest house and sculpture studio perching on the edge of Lake George.

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Writer's Studio by Cooper Joseph Studio

Writer's Studio by Cooper Joseph Studio

Budding novelists will lust after this upstate writer's hideaway designed by New York City architects Cooper Joseph Studio.

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Amagansett Dunes House by Bates Masi Architects

Amagansett Dunes House by Bates Masi Architects

This house in Amagansett by Bates Masi Architects is designed to take advantage of its windy site on Long Island's south shore.

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