Home Carved Into Cliff

Here’s another look at Casa Brutale, a monolithic concrete home carved directly into a cliff overlooking the Aegean Sea. Volumetrically inverted, the underground structure boasts a rooftop swimming pool that doubles as a translucent ceiling, and offers a an expansive view that will take your breath away. You’ll find a glass-paneled balcony at the bottom of the house that is accessible via a stairwell that runs all the way from the entrance. Continue reading for more pictures and information. Click here to view bonus images of more beautiful homes.

Home Carved Into Cliff
Home Carved Into Cliff
Home Carved Into Cliff
Home Carved Into Cliff
Home Carved Into Cliff
Home Carved Into Cliff
Home Carved Into Cliff

“The unclad house has clean forms, raw concrete surfaces and spaces that also blend into the cliff face. The large skylight placed above the main living quarters is actually a swimming pool made from reinforced glass. Except for the main glass surface facing the sea, it is the only other opening that brings natural light into the house. The water diffuses the sunlight creating a fantastic atmosphere and is visible from the bed, also made from cast concrete,” according to Inhabitat.