mount fuji architects studio: near house
 
mount fuji architects studio: near house
sep 15, 2010

mount fuji architects studio: near house

‘near house’ by mount fuji architects studio all photos by shigeo ogawa

 

 

 

japanese mount fuji architects studio recently completed ‘near house’ in a residential area of tokyo. the house consists of two sections on an L shaped lot squeezed in between two existing buildings. the gate house located at the front of the site, leads to the main house at the back of the plot. both sections of near house are two-storey wood frame structures.

mount fuji architects studio: near house

mount fuji architects studio: near house

mount fuji architects studio: near house

mount fuji architects studio: near house

mount fuji architects studio: near house

mount fuji architects studio: near house book shelves line the corridor

mount fuji architects studio: near house view of the gate house from the main house

mount fuji architects studio: near house the upper floor of the main house

mount fuji architects studio: near house

mount fuji architects studio: near house

mount fuji architects studio: near house

mount fuji architects studio: near house mount fuji architects studio: near house

mount fuji architects studio: near house the lower level of the main house

mount fuji architects studio: near house

mount fuji architects studio: near house

 

 

project info:

 

total floor area:75.30m2 site area:66.42m2 building area:37.65m2 principal use: private residence

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