There are some textures that we cannot give up using. We always want them be around us and love their colour, the feeling of their surface, even their smell. Like wood that we have written about in our previous articles many times…
Today, we are opening the doors of a house, which is mostly designed and constructed with wood. Hope you like it, hope you will get some inspiration for your own living spaces.
“Foo” by Satoshi Kurosaki APOLLO Architects & Associates is a project of two household’s residence in tranquil residential area in Yokohama city.
Husband and wife being dedicated to golf and gardening respectively, this project started with the owner’s wish to have central living room on the 1st floor looking through Japanese and western styled garden on south
A colonnade which intercommunicates the household of the son who is a surfer with his father‘s facilitates natural interaction. The decorous appearance of concrete and camellia made louver succeeded in creating a noble atmosphere that harmonizes the natural green and the townscape.
Location: Yokohama, Kanagawa
Lot Area: 241.87 ㎡
Typology: Özel Konut
Structure Engineers: Masaki Structural Laboratory, Kenta Masaki
Facility Engineers: Shimada Architects, Zenei Shimada
Photography: Masao Nishikawa