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Bathing Hut / SHARE Architects

  • 01:00 - 14 October, 2013
Bathing Hut / SHARE Architects
Bathing Hut / SHARE Architects, © Kurt Kuball
© Kurt Kuball

© Kurt Kuball © Kurt Kuball © Kurt Kuball © Kurt Kuball + 14

  • Architects

  • Location

    Vienna, Austria
  • Project Team

    M. Bambuch
  • Structural Engineer

    Buschina & Partner ZT GmbH
  • Area

    45.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photographs

© Kurt Kuball
© Kurt Kuball

Text description provided by the architects. The bathing hut was conceived as a micro villa with full amenities. Located on the waterfront of the Old Danube, but still in the centre of Vienna(Austria), it is a private chill-out oasis within an otherwise dense urban context.

© Kurt Kuball
© Kurt Kuball

Coming from the street, the property is accessed through a large sliding gate that leads to the top terrace of the very compact arrangement. An open-air staircase along the side facade takes the visitor 3 meters below. 

© Kurt Kuball
© Kurt Kuball

On this level the main terrace open to the Old Danube, and the double-height, main living room can seamlessly connect to the outdoor space through a sliding facade. Inside, a suspended gallery offering wonderful views over the water is used as a sleeping deck.

© Kurt Kuball
© Kurt Kuball

Under the gallery there is place for the bathroom and the adjacent open kitchen. In the rear of the house under the overlying top terrace place was found for a storage. A wooden floating deck, illuminated at night, offers the possibility of a boat mooring.

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Cite: "Bathing Hut / SHARE Architects" 14 Oct 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/437571/bathing-hut-share-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884