Ever thought of covering not your plants with a greenhouse, but your house? A roof that consists of a greenhouse might sound something futuristic, but in fact, Architecture studio RicharDavidArchitekti has already built a house like this in Chlum, Czech Republic.
This house has a roof-shaped greenhouse on top. The greenhouse on the roof allows 360-degree views of the orchard surrounding the home. As the home and the greenhouse are connected, the residents can directly enter the greenhouse from within, without exiting the house. Also, the residual heat from the house warms up the greenhouse as well. This way, the inhabitants can both enjoy the view from the attic and grow large amounts of produce in their own home.
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