photos by Daisuke Akita via frontofficetokyo
I also am inspired by the blog. If you get a chance, look through the archives. The author/architect does a great job of documenting the process of building in a place know for precision and detail.
I could go on and on about the various elements of this house that intrigue me, but I have to say, the thing I like best are those stepping stones in the garden. Nice touch.