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  5. HYLA Architects
  6. 2014
  7. Greenbank Park / HYLA Architects

Greenbank Park / HYLA Architects

  • 01:00 - 5 February, 2015
Greenbank Park / HYLA Architects
Greenbank Park / HYLA Architects, © Derek Swalwell
© Derek Swalwell

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Singapore, Singapore
  • Principal Architect

    Mr. Han Loke Kwang
  • Assistant Architects

    Yuzhe, Nicholas Gomes
  • Area

    520.0 sqm
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

  • Main Contractor

    Praxis Contractors Pte Ltd
  • Structural Engineer

    GCE Consulting Engineers
  • Site Area

    376 m2
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© Derek Swalwell
© Derek Swalwell

Text description provided by the architects. A courtyard on two levels sits in the centre of this semi-detached house. On the first level, a frangipani tree sits in the middle of a pond, framed by a timber clad box. The double volume living room and the dining room wraps around this courtyard.


The second storey level of the courtyard lies over the dining area and in front of the master bedroom. The full height glass facade facing the courtyard is screened by interlocking vertical and horizontal timber members.

© Derek Swalwell
© Derek Swalwell

The courtyard offers the house a lot of privacy as well as letting in light into the cetnre of the house. It also acts as a buffer against noise from a major road a distance away.

© Derek Swalwell
© Derek Swalwell
Cite: "Greenbank Park / HYLA Architects" 05 Feb 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
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