LINLEY were asked by a private client to help with the design of ‘Skyfall’, their unique new chalet in the quintessential Austrian ski resort of St Christoph. Due to extremely strict planning laws, this was the first new building to be created there in fifty years.
LINLEY’s brief was for the kitchen to complement the indigenous materials which characterise the interior of the chalet. As a new-build, the exterior was designed to blend harmoniously with the surrounding architecture and landscape. With that in mind a key instruction from the client was to incorporate reclaimed Austrian Stone Hearted Spruce which is used as a defining accent in the rest of the chalet