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House S / HPSA

  • 01:00 - 7 May, 2014
House S / HPSA
House S / HPSA, © Dietmar Hammerschmid
© Dietmar Hammerschmid

© Dietmar Hammerschmid © Dietmar Hammerschmid © Dietmar Hammerschmid © Dietmar Hammerschmid + 15

  • Architects

  • Location

    Vorderweißenbach, Austria
  • Architect in Charge

    Hammerschmid, Pachl, Seebacher
  • Structural Engineer

    Heintzel, Steinbichl & Partner
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

© Dietmar Hammerschmid
© Dietmar Hammerschmid

Text description provided by the architects. Initial situation was a steep, rather small plot of land with excellent views. The owners required a cost efficient house with a maximum of 130m² of living space. A basement was not necessary. These requirements led to the decision, to base the whole building on pillars. The U-shaped floor plan responds to the neighbouring settlement. Living rooms and bedrooms are oriented to a terrace that offers great views of the surrounding hills. Because of the chosen typology the natural terrain could be untouched over the whole plot. In the garden the building offers a large, weather-protected area.

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