comfort architecten: wohnhaus pircher, planit C comfort architecten: wohnhaus pircher, planit C
oct 13, 2011

comfort architecten: wohnhaus pircher, planit C

‘wohnhaus pircher, planit C’ by comfort_architecten, toblach, italy image © günter r. wett

italian practice comfort-architecten has completed ‘wohnhaus pircher, planit C’, a single family residence positioned amidst a scenic landscape near the italian-austrian border in toblach, italy. south-facing terraces and promenades line the roof to offer panoramic vistas of the mountains blanketed with trees. staggered volumes arranged around a central courtyard allow natural daylight to permeate into the sub-grade wellness and fitness spaces. the entry floor contains a work room and a living area and the kitchen and dining room are elevated, accessed by a stair which wraps around the glass encased open-air atrium.

entry facade image © günter r. wett

successive half-levels contain bedrooms as well as an apartment, which may be accessed independently with an external stairway while the master bedroom, bathroom and dressing room are positioned at the highest floor. the structure is constructed with hybrid concrete and wood framing techniques comprised of fully insulated XLAM wood components for the exterior, interior and ceilings. controlled ventilation and a roof-top photovoltaic system maintains a steady internal climate with energy efficiency.

balcony overlooking the grounds image © günter r. wett

rear elevation image © günter r. wett

roof terrace image © günter r. wett

glass encased courtyard image © günter r. wett

entry foyer bordering atrium image © günter r. wett

stairway image © günter r. wett

stairs overlooking courtyard image © günter r. wett

floor plan / level 0 image © comfort-architecten

floor plan / level 1 image © comfort-architecten

floor plan / level -1 image © comfort-architecten

roof plan image © comfort-architecten

section image © comfort-architecten

section image © comfort-architecten

elevation image © comfort-architecten

elevation image © comfort-architecten

elevation image © comfort-architecten

  • sweet

    dbkii says:
  • Very Comfortable…
    I could spend a long time enjoying this.
    What is the exterior?

    Dan says:
  • AMAZING

    aleinno says:
  • Nice detail on stairs

    I Love it!

    Alexandre says:
  • The height changes and the space varies as you walk on the roof which gives me a sense of comfort .the details such as materials are excellent.

    czf says:
  • fantastic, modern but warm, luxurious but not decadent, great job

    myfezazi says:
  • maybe a bit to much traffic areas in relation to living space but moving inside this building is great fun

    myfezazi says:
  • This is a beautiful space. I love the use of natural elements with steel and glass and appreciate contemporary design. We are designers in New Mexico and also use natural elements with steel and glass in contemporary design, yet different than what you have here, as we combine contemporary elements with southwest home design. http://www.tierraconceptssantafe.com/contemporary. Very inspired by what I see here.

    Santa Fe Homebuilder says:

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