L3P architekten: semi detached house
L3P architekten: semi detached house L3P architekten: semi detached house
nov 07, 2012
L3P architekten: semi detached house

‘semi-detached house’ by L3P architekten, ennetbaden, switzerland
image © sabrina scheja
all images courtesy of L3P architekten

swiss studio L3P architekten has recently completed two single-family ‘semi-detached houses’ in ennetbaden, switzerland.
based on a skewed square footprint, the mass contains several cuts that create shared spaces and opportunities for a dynamic program.
a walkway connects the ground floor with the garden as well as entrances. exterior rooftop gardens provide a social area
for each family. the polychromatic exterior surface is a six millimeter brown plaster interrupted by differently sized and placed
windows in yellow or white aluminum frames. a central fire-rated staircase services both dwellings. exposed concrete floors and
ceilings with white walls and sections of oak parquet.

various sized windows punctuate the facade
image © sabrina scheja

fence made of individual rebar sections delineates the property line
image © sabrina scheja

metal door entry
image © sabrina scheja

(left) exterior
(right) gap between houses
images © sabrina scheja

white kitchen in an exposed concrete interior
image © sabrina scheja

stair core with skylight
image © sabrina scheja

central staircase
image © sabrina scheja

image © sabrina scheja

image © sabrina scheja

image © sabrina scheja

site plan

floor plan / level 0

floor plan / level 1

floor plan / level 2

floor plan / level -1







project info:

civil engineering: tantanini + partner AG, bulach
physicists: wanker acoustics & building physics AG, zurich
construction period: august 2011 to july 2012
net floor area: 210 m2 per household
lot size: 637 m2

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