Stacked House / NatureHumaine

Stacked House / NatureHumaine

Stacked House / NatureHumaine - Countertop, Chair, Windows, SinkStacked House / NatureHumaine - WindowsStacked House / NatureHumaine - Image 4 of 18Stacked House / NatureHumaine - Stairs, HandrailStacked House / NatureHumaine - More Images+ 13

Montreal, Canada
Stacked House / NatureHumaine - Stairs, Handrail
© Adrien Williams

Text description provided by the architects. This project was done in collaboration with the client who wished to build his own home.

Stacked House / NatureHumaine - Windows, Stairs, Facade, Handrail
© Adrien Williams

The site is located in a back alley of Montréal’s Plateau neighborhood and the design reflects the patchwork of extensions and renovations typically found in Plateau alleyways.

Stacked House / NatureHumaine - Windows
© Adrien Williams

The constraints of the site called for a house that was built upwards versus outwards. Four boxes clad in different materials are stacked one on top of the other.

Stacked House / NatureHumaine - Countertop, Chair, Windows, Sink
© Adrien Williams

A void carved out of the center of the house, provides daylight, ventilation, and private outdoor space.

Stacked House / NatureHumaine - Image 14 of 18
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Cite: "Stacked House / NatureHumaine" 13 Aug 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/414260/stacked-house-naturehumaine> ISSN 0719-8884

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