muji’s vertical house in tokyo accommodates city living
all images courtesy of muji
japanese retail company muji has designed a dwelling in tokyo that caters to the needs of city dwellers. the residence maximizes its small plot in order to provide spacious and brightly lit living accommodation, spread across three storeys.
the home employs a split-level system whereby appropriate functions and programs are placed side-by-side, ensuring a connected and integrated internal environment. nothing is obstructed by either walls or doors, with the stair hall included as an additional living space. to the north, a large side window brings light, inside the property, establishing bright and airy atmosphere.
storage area at the home’s ground floor
the lower storey of the design includes a utility area
the home employs a split-level system whereby appropriate functions and programs are placed side-by-side
brightly lit living accommodation
a kitchen adjoins the living room
storage areas utilize muji’s own products
large openings provide the residence with ample light