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Tangga House / Guz Architects

  • 00:00 - 31 July, 2010
Tangga House / Guz Architects
Tangga House / Guz Architects, © Patrick Bingham Hall
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  • Architects

  • Location

  • Project Architect

    Gan Ren Ying
  • M & E Engineer

    Herizal Fitri Consultants
  • C & S Engineer

    MSE Consultants
  • Main Contractor

    Sun Ho Construction
  • Project Year

    2007
  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. The house is a contemporary interpretation of a traditional courtyard house, laid out around a central green courtyard with a double height stair and entry area forming the focal point of the project. The L-shaped plan creates open spaces which encourage natural ventilation and offer resident’s views over the courtyard to the verandah, roof gardens and beyond. Lushly planted roof gardens surround the house and add to the effect that nature is evident in every part of the house. The large roof above the courtyard creates an indoor and outdoor space leading to the gardens and swimming pool which wraps around two sides of the house.

© Patrick Bingham Hall
© Patrick Bingham Hall

The tangga house hopefully gives the owners the opportunity to live in harmony and comfort with nature, in singapores hot tropical climate.

© Patrick Bingham Hall
© Patrick Bingham Hall

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Cite: "Tangga House / Guz Architects" 31 Jul 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/70892/tangga-house-guz-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884
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