These seaside houses in Margate, England, feature pitched roofs intended to resemble traditional beach huts, and fully glazed gable ends that make the most of the sea views.

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This row of beach houses in Margate features pitched roofs intended to resemble traditional beach huts and fully glazed gable ends.

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This row of beach houses in Margate features pitched roofs intended to resemble traditional beach huts and fully glazed gable ends.

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NAS Architecture's Breath Box features mirrors that flap in the wind.

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Chilean studio LAND Arquitectos named this seafront residence Catch The Views House, because of the ways it sprawls outwards to frame as many vistas as possible.

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Chilean seaside house designed to "catch the views".

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Chilean seaside house by LAND Arquitectos designed to "catch views".

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Chilean seaside house by LAND Arquitectos designed to "catch views".

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Chilean seaside house designed to "catch the views".

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House on Dungeness beach clad in rusty steel mesh, silvery larch and grey cement fibreboard.

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House on Dungeness beach clad in rusty steel mesh, silvery larch and grey cement fibreboard.

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Jane Wood on bringing "contagious" architecture to Littlehampton.

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Sleepy Littlehampton now boasts more headline-grabbing design than many cities, with projects by Thomas Heatherwick, Asif Khan and others.

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Sleepy Littlehampton now boasts more headline-grabbing design than many cities, with projects by Thomas Heatherwick, Asif Khan and others.

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Sleepy Littlehampton now boasts more headline-grabbing design than many cities, with projects by Thomas Heatherwick, Asif Khan and others.

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Sleepy Littlehampton now boasts more headline-grabbing design than many cities, with projects by Thomas Heatherwick, Asif Khan and others.

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Jane Wood on bringing "contagious" architecture to Littlehampton.

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Sleepy Littlehampton now boasts more headline-grabbing design than many cities, with projects by Thomas Heatherwick, Asif Khan and others.

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Jane Wood on bringing "contagious" architecture to Littlehampton.

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Jane Wood on bringing "contagious" architecture to Littlehampton.

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Sleepy Littlehampton now boasts more headline-grabbing design than many cities, with projects by Thomas Heatherwick, Asif Khan and others.

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Geometric patterned screens encase a pair courtyards at this timber-clad beach house.

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Geometric patterned screens encase a pair courtyards at this timber-clad beach house.

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Geometric patterned screens encase a pair courtyards at this timber-clad beach house.

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As the tides erode the northern coast of New Zealand, this house on a sled can be towed off the beach and out of harm's way.

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