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* Residential Architecture: Flow House by Apollo Architects & Associates

Posted by the editors on Tuesday, 24 July 2012

Residential Architecture: Flow House by Apollo Architects & Associates: “..This house in Urayasu, Japan, by Apollo Architects & Associates has a timber-clad sloping overhang containing a private terrace..Called Flow, the house’s main entrance and garage are shielded by a fence of horizontal slats and sit under the inclined facade..The bedrooms and a kennel are on the ground floor, connected to a narrow terrace that runs along the side of the house..The first floor is a long open-plan space that houses the kitchen, living and dining areas with storage and facilities enclosed in a glazed unit..The sloping concrete overhang that contains the private terrace bounces light into the first floor rooms..This terrace also has an external staircase leading up to a roof garden..”  Extensive glazing, skylights, natural light, terraces, roof garden, interesting materiality, wood cladding and concrete..

See our posts on six other homes by Apollo Architects & Associates:

image: Masao Nishikawa; article: Dezeen

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