visiondivision: the peak series
jun 10, 2010
visiondivision: the peak series

swedish architecture firm visiondivision‘s latest project is ‘the peak series’ of pre-fabricated
summer houses which are available in two sizes: 45 m2 and 90 m2.

pyramidal in shape, each house fashions a wood façade with a gap between the boards,
allowing one to climb its exterior. divided into three floors, the middle level is
the sleeping mezzanine, where a large number of guests can be accommodated.
it is sandwiched between the open social first floor with a kitchen and living room,
and the upper level which houses the master bedroom with bathroom. each guest bed
can be reached through a private entrance hatch, that can be accessed from the house’s exterior.
the hatches also act as individual fire escapes and provide a nice view of the surrounding
landscape from one’s bed. the upper floor has hatches from the bedroom and bathroom.

45 m2 – exterior

the smallest house (45 m2) has one master bedroom at the upper level and a mezzanine level
which can hold up to six guest beds.

interior and exterior view of the 45 m2 house

axonometric view of different entrance points – 45 m2 version

aconometric view of the configurations of space – 45 m2

45 m2 – perspective section

plans and section view of the smaller house

90  m2 exterior

at double the size, the 90 m2 holds a total of twelve guest beds and also accommodates
two master bedrooms with a large bathroom.

exeterior and interior of 90 m2 house

axonometric view of different entrance points of the 90 m2 model

axonometric view of a custom made vessel for the 90 m2 house

plans of the 90 m2 house

a bathroom on the houses upper floor has open hatches

the houses will first be available in scandinavian countries, but will be adaptable to other
countries and on larger scales as well. here are a look at some of the possibilities:

the peak imagined as a summer camp edition

a mediterranean vessel

as a carribean vessel

as a winter cabin

imagined as a dessert village

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