Villa Mecklin has mainly been a self-build project and the materials used are uncontrived, basic ones suited for the archipelago.
From Huttunen-Lapasti-Pakkanen Archtiects:
Villa Mecklin is located in the Finnish archipelago. It sits in a small depressions in the rock, its sheltered terrace extending over the summit of the rock. In connection with the shoreline sauna, there is also a stove-heated cabin for guests.
The building materials selected for Villa Mecklin are uncontrived, basic ones suited for the archipelago. All wood surfaces have been left untreated and will turn grey naturally.
The Villa was built in 2008. The floor area of the villa is 70m2 and the sauna is 20m2.