Modern wooden house in Oulu in Finland by Rovaniemi Log House

Rovaniemi log house company has recently finished a new modern wooden house in Oulu region of Finland.

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Outside View
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Modern wooden house

The modern wooden house is situated on the shore of the Gulf of Bothnia offering the amazing view towards the sea. This house is a custom designed by architect Kauko Rytilahti together with the owners of the house, and supplied by Rovaniemi Log House company. The house has 157 square meters of internal space. Below is the house plan. The entrance to the house is at the bottom of the plan. Bedrooms are on the left, kitchen and hall in the middle, and living room, study and sauna on the right side.

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – House Plan
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – House Plan

Big panoramic windows enable for lots of natural light inside the house, in particular, the living room.

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Living Room
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Living Room

The living room is decorated with the amazing looking chandelier.

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Beautiful Chandelier
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Beautiful Chandelier

This modern wooden house also has a terrace of 12 square meters (on the right side).

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Outside view with terrace.
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Outside view with terrace.

There are two bedrooms on the ground floor of the house. The third room was transformed into the office. The master bedroom is stylishly designed by the owners, as is the whole house. It is decorated by the smaller chandelier. The bedroom has access to a large wardrobe room.

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Master Bedroom
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Master Bedroom

Guest bedroom is situated across the hall and has access to a smaller wardrobe space.

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Second Bedroom
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Second Bedroom

The kitchen is connected to the small dining room, and the living room. There are no doors that adds to the impression of spaciness.

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Kitchen & Living Room
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Kitchen & Living Room

The kitchen’s utilities are conveniently placed around the room with wall surfaces matching the floor. White cupboards add to the brightness of the room.

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Kitchen
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Kitchen

Central hall gives access to all of the rooms in the house. In the kitchen, one can see the dining space near the big bright window.

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Corridor
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Corridor

The living room’s central element is the grey-tinted soapstone fireplace by the Finnish company Tulikivi. On the right of the picture one can see the laminated squared log out of which the whole house is built The log measures at 240 by 260 millimetres. This is sufficient to provide warmth in the middle of the Finnish winter!

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Tulikivi Soapstone Fireplace
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Tulikivi Soapstone Fireplace

The bathroom is a truly beautiful sight with bright tiles and big panoramic mirror.

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Bathroom
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Bathroom

The house also has a utility room with washing machine and a large bathroom with two showers.

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Showers.
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Showers.

The house’s most authentic-looking space is its traditional Finnish sauna. It’s walls and surfaces are made out of dead-standing kelo pine log.

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Old Log Sauna
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Old Log Sauna

As Finnish tradition stands, the sauna is under the supervision of two Sauna Elves who take care of the good spirit in the room!

Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Finnish Sauna Elves
Rovaniemi Log House in Oulu, Finland – Finnish Sauna Elves

If you are interested in making your own custom designed house, don’t hesitate to contact us! You can also browse through our log house collection.

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