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Nelson House / TWS & Partners

  • 01:00 - 19 July, 2009
Nelson House / TWS & Partners
Nelson House / TWS & Partners

Nelson House / TWS & Partners Nelson House / TWS & Partners Nelson House / TWS & Partners Nelson House / TWS & Partners +16

  • Architects

  • Location

    Indonesia
  • Architect

    TWS & Partners
  • Principal In Charge

    Tonny W Suriadjaja
  • Project Team

    Inge, Budi Setiawan, Grace Dian, Arianto
  • Structural Engineers

    Purwa
  • Lighting Design

    TWS & Partners
  • Landscape Design

    Niken Larasati
  • Main contractor

    Tan Sie Siong
  • Client

    Private
  • Site Area

    750 sqm
  • Area

    750.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2008

From the architect. Architectural concept

To swap the semi private living room area from rear to front part of the land. In doing this, the living will have a “borrowed” view to the adjacent public park.

To elevate the main “ground” floor which consist of living, swimming pool and garden to 3 (three) meter above street level, also to maximize the view to surrounding park.

To give a big, tropical “hat” to the building as a sunshade to the master bedroom at the second floor.

Cite: "Nelson House / TWS & Partners" 19 Jul 2009. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/29372/nelson-house-tws-partners/>
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12 Comments

bang can nuoc sonchongtham · November 13, 2011

Its such as you read my mind! You seem to grasp a lot about this, such as you wrote the book in it or something. I think that you just can do with some p.c. to force the message house a little bit, but instead of that, this is great blog. A fantastic read. I'll definitely be back.

Angel · January 25, 2011

wow 4 cars!!!

that's the long-lasting issue in Indonesian architecture I suppose. big scale, excessive material, insensitive design and thoughtless owners!!

angelina yoanita · August 22, 2009

Responding to: "Nelson House / TWS & Partners | ArchDaily" (http://twitthis.com/fbmkad)

Toni · August 17, 2009
Punjabi · July 23, 2009

expensive house, cheap design..

virginia · July 22, 2009

I'd say it's a fairly good attempt already, considering all the humongous pseudo-classical bungalows built around every corner in the wealthier areas of Indonesia.

RATM · July 20, 2009

no character, no passion, no detail... so what is this?

the_real_G · July 20, 2009

Looking at: "A big, sexy, bad-ass house." (http://twitthis.com/fbmkad)

AMR · July 20, 2009

Sometimes people have too much money....and this is what happens..........

skubanga · July 20, 2009

that's a house for some rich kid,... i like the master stateroom.

jw · July 19, 2009

all the lines and planes... and materials. Is it just me? or does it seem like there is a bit too much going on in some of these interior shots. my eye doesn't know where to look! i also feel that the proportion of spaces isn't so balanced--- or maybe i'm just taken away by the size of that master suite. whatever the client desires i suppose.

architektenfreund · July 19, 2009

I might be wrong but the maids rooms are about the size of the masters bed!! and as far as I could read from the plans, they don't even have windows.
Maybe I should simply open a catalog about Richard Neutra and look at the same details without feeling nauseous.

speedwing · July 19, 2009 06:34 PM

And the maids don't even have a bathroom. Just a toilet.

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