Villa A / Architektonicke Studio Atrium

© Ľubo Stacho & Jaroslav Vaľko

Architect:Architektonicke Studio Atrium
Location: , Slovakia
Completion: 2009
Area: 188 sqm
Price: 170,000 eur
Photographs: Ľubo Stacho, Jaroslav Vaľko

© Ľubo Stacho & Jaroslav Vaľko

Villa A is built near the forest, above the village of Kostol’any. The concept is based on a shell that protects the body from the outside. It is oriented to the east with a view towards the village and the church. The surface is made of tin and the interior is of wooden. The building itself is very simple, with an embedded basement and ground floor. The residential area containing the dining room and the kitchen is glazed and oriented to the east and west. The entrance is situated at the lowest level, covered areas near the stream serves also as a parking place. Walls consist of a sandwich construction surrounded by either wood or tin. The roof has ten-degree elevation and connects all rooms.

Cite: "Villa A / Architektonicke Studio Atrium" 20 Feb 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed 23 May 2015. <>
  • fj

    Overloaded with window frames… too heavy for me.