suppose design office: house in saijo suppose design office: house in saijo
sep 16, 2009

suppose design office: house in saijo

house in saijo by suppose design office all images courtesy suppose design office

japanese firm suppose design office have sent in images of their project ‘house in saijo’.

the site a former field has been incorporated into the design for bearing stratum. the leftover soil that was used for excavating the ground was used to making the hill which  functions as the garden on the exterior and provides privacy. the upper floors are composed only by the pyramid shaped roof. the main feature of the house is perhaps its skylight which connects each floor.

house in saijo

house in saijo

house in saijo

house in saijo

house in saijo

house in saijo skylight

house in saijo

house in saijo elevation plan

house in saijo floor plan

house in saijo  1st floor plan house in saijo 2nd floor plan

the house was based on pit dwellings

building site:saijo, higashihiroshima, hiroshima, japan principal use:personal house site area:246m building area:50.41m total floor area:115.51m

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