Located on mature landscaping and a manmade pond, a new house built, consist of four buildings, main house, study, pool house and garage. Take the advantage of privacy of the site, the buildings built surrounds the pond; maximize the relation between living and landscape area, create cozy and relaxing spaces, both outdoor and indoor. Facing inward on the pond, garden and pool, this modern residence has open structure with large glass and single sloping roof structure. Open living area also built, for relaxing space and as a connections to other building. The building designed in sustainable design concept. The house is heated with a radiant system in the stone floors, and despite the hot climate it is not air conditioned, but passively cooled with a combination of overhangs, shades, and operable windows. The house also features many green building materials, including high fly-ash concrete, formaldehyde-free casework and denim insulation. The outdoor shower also created, direct connect with the bedroom. Designed by Turnbull Griffin Haesloop (TGH) Architects.
Retreat Vacation House Style in Sustainable Design Concept
2011/03/08 by Leave a Comment