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MS / Yo Yamagata Architects

  • 01:00 - 29 December, 2014
MS / Yo Yamagata Architects
MS / Yo Yamagata Architects, © Forward Stroke / Koji Okumura
© Forward Stroke / Koji Okumura

© Forward Stroke / Koji Okumura © Forward Stroke / Koji Okumura © Forward Stroke / Koji Okumura © Forward Stroke / Koji Okumura + 24

  • Structure design

    Sakane structure design / Nobuo Sakane
  • Site Area

    253.12sqm
  • Footprint area

    80.16sqm
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© Forward Stroke / Koji Okumura
© Forward Stroke / Koji Okumura

Text description provided by the architects. The house is located in Mishima-shi, Shizuoka, on the slope overlooking Mount Fuji, and it is only 30% of 250 square meters of sites was flat. It was necessary to create more flat area that single family could live. In addition, the client disliked a high building, and it was necessary to design a building low.

Exploded Axonometric
Exploded Axonometric

At first we dug soil to the halfway of the slope and it was for the basement floor which is constructed with concrete. Then, the wooden floor is rode on the basement floor.

© Forward Stroke / Koji Okumura
© Forward Stroke / Koji Okumura

The wooden first floor overhangs the slope 5 meters. This part is cantilevered with steel beams.

© Forward Stroke / Koji Okumura
© Forward Stroke / Koji Okumura

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Cite: "MS / Yo Yamagata Architects" 29 Dec 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/581793/ms-yo-yamagata-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884
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