Ebi / yHa architects+ L&C design

© Takeshi YAMAGISHI

Architects: yHa architects (Yujin HIRASE)+ L&C design (Ayaka YASUDA)
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Constructor: Kitano Kensetsu Co., Ltd.
Project area: 111 sqm
Project year: 2006 – 2007
Photographs: Takeshi YAMAGISHI

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Complex building in Ebisu near Shibuya, Tokyo. Lower floor is shop and upper floor is apartment or office like SOHO. Every floor have small terrace that are enchased on for providing an evacuation route from upper floor. This building is facing on urban planned road and this building have a possibility to be set-back from the road and 3-floor is limited on the planned extension road from law.

© Takeshi YAMAGISHI

So in the future this lower 3-floor structure can be separated from main structure. Besides it, we made entrance square for good neighborhood and we tried to create public space in the city in spite of private plot.

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Cite: "Ebi / yHa architects+ L&C design" 17 Feb 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed 28 Jul 2014. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=110248>

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