Cool Design: Homes With Giant Pivoting Doors
While pivoting doors do get used on the interior to impressive effect, we find the ones that modulate indoor-outdoor experiences the most compelling. And with motorized pivot door options that open at the push of a button, bringing the living space out to the yard can be a breeze in more ways than one. Check out some stellar examples below.
The giant, timber-slat pivoting door in this Japanese-inspired Texas house by Robertson Design doesn’t immediately connect interior living spaces to the outdoors, but it does create a subtle divide between the private yard and a more public entrance | Photo by Robertson Design via Designboom
Dutch firm Sculp-It Architecte claims these custom glass doors—measuring 20 feet high and 4.4 tons in total weight—are the world’s largest, and we’re inclined to believe them | Photo by Luc Roymans via Dezeen
A nearly ten-foot-high pivoting wood-and-glass door opens up this renovated London terrace house to its yard | Photo by Jack Hobhouse via Dezeen
via Curbed | Lead image: Photo by Katherine Lu via Contemporist