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Faber Terrace / HYLA Architects

  • 01:00 - 9 February, 2015
Faber Terrace / HYLA Architects
Faber Terrace / HYLA Architects, © Derek Swalwell
© Derek Swalwell

© Derek Swalwell © Derek Swalwell © Derek Swalwell © Derek Swalwell + 36

  • Architects

  • Location

  • Principal Architect

    Mr. Han Loke Kwang
  • Assistant Architects

    Domenic Daniel, Charissa Chan
  • Area

    374.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2014
  • Photographs

  • Main Contractor

    V-Tech Construction Pte Ltd
  • Structural Engineer

    Tenwit Consultants Pte Ltd
  • Site Area

    323 m2
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© Derek Swalwell
© Derek Swalwell

Text description provided by the architects. This terrace sits at a corner site and thus the full side of the house fronts the side street. To preserve the privacy but still allowing light and ventilation, a slatted timber screen covers the entire side elevation. At the front, an outdoor terrace with a high volume fronts the main garden.

© Derek Swalwell
© Derek Swalwell
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© Derek Swalwell
© Derek Swalwell

The space continues into the double volume living room with a feature book shelf that extends two stories. The 1st storey has an open plan and large glass sliding doors open up to the lush side garden.

© Derek Swalwell
© Derek Swalwell

One enters the house into the triple volume space with the cantilevered stairs on both sides of the walls.

© Derek Swalwell
© Derek Swalwell

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