Architecture, Building and Structure Design Near Far House Single Family Residential by Willis Pember Architects Architecture is situational. Better buildings have been able to extend their topographical reach, or be oriented beyond themselves. Near Far House involves itself in the ability, or counter-positioning of a structure, to acknowledge a specific matrix of landscape engagements. Near Far House allows the imprint of the landscape field to impress itself upon specific architectural configurations. Each orientation of Near Far house is counter-positioned to create a specific engagement and contingency within the landscape to allow the enclosure to mediate between landscape and interior settings.