Twisted House / JVA

  • 02 Oct 2012
  • Houses Selected Works
© Nils Petter Dale

Architects: JVA
Location: , Norway
Design Team: Einar Jarmund, Håkon Vigsnæs, Alessandra Kosberg, Claes Cho Heske Ekornaas
Project Year: 2011
Photographs: Nils Petter Dale

Project Area: 360.0 sqm
Consultants: AS Fredriksen

High in the mountain, 1000m above the ocean and close to the ski slopes, the cabin reflects the contours in the terrain to make room for a large family on holiday.

© Nils Petter Dale

The cabin has seven floor levels connected differently to the surrounding terrain. These levels give various internal and external views.

© Nils Petter Dale

The facades and roof is cladded in larch wood, and the whole interior is mainly in oak wood to give a warm feeling in the wintertime.

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