Homes that feature space-maximising mezzanines, including a Russian residence with elevated net hammocks and a lofty extension in a Parisian apartment.
Cedar cottage outside Montreal by Ravi Handa maximises its compact footprint
One of the ways in which Handa made the interiors feel more spacious was to create a double-height living space that is open to the primary bedroom. Built as a mezzanine, this configuration makes both rooms feel larger.
Mold Architects completes "cave-like" house overlooking the Mediterranean Sea
A concrete staircase at the centre of the house connects the bedroom level with the kitchen, dining and living space below. This room is also linked to the mezzanine above by a staircase featuring cantilevered treads that extend out from a concrete wall.
Rediscovered attic space makes room for mezzanine level in Barcelona loft apartment
The Barcelona-based studio peeled back the existing ceiling slabs, revealing the attic area and enabling the architects to expand the single-level apartment – named La Dominique – into a two-storey loft with a bedroom on the second floor.