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House in Mayuv / Naoko Horibe

  • 01:00 - 16 April, 2014
House in Mayuv / Naoko Horibe
© Kaori Ichikawa
© Kaori Ichikawa

© Kaori Ichikawa © Kaori Ichikawa © Kaori Ichikawa © Kaori Ichikawa + 11

© Kaori Ichikawa
© Kaori Ichikawa

Text description provided by the architects. The client requested a design that would melt into the surrounding paddy landscape as well as provide a safe, stable living environment for generations to come.

Floor Plan
Floor Plan

The architect responded with a plan that incorporates multiple courtyards, ensuring the privacy necessary for an open lifestyle even if homes are built on surrounding lots in the future. If two generations with different schedules eventually share the home, the courtyards will also provide a comfortable degree of distance between the living spaces occupied by various members of the household.

© Kaori Ichikawa
© Kaori Ichikawa

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Cite: "House in Mayuv / Naoko Horibe" 16 Apr 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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