* Residential Architecture: Stepped Terrace House by HUG
Posted by the editors on Saturday, 23 June 2012
Residential Architecture: Stepped Terrace House by HUG: “..the surrounding environment has optimal lighting and wind conditions to produce a living space with a primarily outdoor atmosphere. a large open-air terrace comprised of long stairs connects the ground level rooms with the first floor’s bedrooms. positioned above the home’s parking, this configuration manages to eliminate views of the street while circulating inhabitants through the exterior spaces..serving as an extension to the interior, the 50 square meter terrace seamlessly links the two levels while doubling as an open forum for activity. blurring the boundaries, the space’s function is vaguely defined to encourage a comfortable enjoyment of the open air..” Extensive glazing, natural light, privacy, large stepped central courtyard terrace..
image: © satoshi asakawa; article: Designboom