T weekend house by process5 design overlooks coast in western japan T weekend house by process5 design overlooks coast in western japan
mar 31, 2016

T weekend house by process5 design overlooks coast in western japan

T weekend house by process5 design overlooks coast in western japan 
all images courtesy of YFT/keishiro yamada




japanese studio process5 design has created ‘T’, a weekend residence located a short while from osaka city in western japan. the team worked with the client in order to create a quiet, relaxed space where the little things lost in the chaos of urban living could be found once again. ‘T’ is composed of three levels (two above, one below ground), with a voluminous stairwell that connects each area. the architectural element is centrally located, and thus directs light, circulation, and movement throughout. described as a place to spend time as you wish, the ‘T’ house is a collection of distinctive rooms where inhabitants can escape the bustle of everyday existence.

terrace area 

T weekend house process5 design western japan
primary living area 

master bath

T weekend house process5 design western japan
view from street 


T weekend house process5 design western japan
private garden







project info:


name: T weekend residence  
location: western, japan   
program: architectural design, weekend house
construction: reinforced concrete and wood   
area: three levels (two above grade, one below)
site area: 511.90m2
building area: 95.45m2
floor area: 175.55m2
year: completed oct. 2015
design: process5 design
team: noriaki takeda, ikuma yoshizawa, taichi fujiwara
structural design: euplan sekkei co. ltd.
structure team: hiroshi beppu, mitsuru ozaki, kazuyuki niki
contractor: intertec co. ltd.
photography: YFT (keishiro yamada)



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edited by: nick brink | designboom

  • A lovely house. this one in my dream island mallorca!

    Daniel Zollinger says:

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