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  7. Bakery & Restaurant SAWAMURA / Yuji Tanabe Architects

Bakery & Restaurant SAWAMURA / Yuji Tanabe Architects

  • 19:00 - 29 October, 2015
Bakery & Restaurant SAWAMURA / Yuji Tanabe Architects
Bakery & Restaurant SAWAMURA / Yuji Tanabe Architects, Courtesy of Yuji Tanabe
Courtesy of Yuji Tanabe

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  • Architects

  • Location

    12-17 Karuizawa, Karuizawa-machi, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano-ken 389-0103, Japan
  • Area

    635.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2015
  • Structural Engineer

    LFS + NCN
  • Facility Engineer

    comodo + bews + mana international
  • Landscape Design

    Yuji Tanabe Architects, honda GREEN
  • Contractor

    Takehanagumi
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Courtesy of Yuji Tanabe
Courtesy of Yuji Tanabe

Text description provided by the architects. Sunlight filtering through the leaves of trees.

This bakery & restaurant is located in Karuizawa, Nagano, Japan. Karuizawa is very popular as mountain resort and for weekend house.

Site Plan 2
Site Plan 2

It takes around 60 minutes from Karuizawa to Tokyo by express train. This site is surrounded by many high trees and has river on west side.

Courtesy of Yuji Tanabe
Courtesy of Yuji Tanabe

So we design the corridor (Forest Walk) at the 2nd floor level for people can feel close them.

Axonometric
Axonometric

The plan is distributed between the bakery area that including the café terrace in the south side and the restaurant area that having a big void in the north side. These areas are tied up even to the 2nd floor bridge too. This is the flexible plan that can support the change.

Courtesy of Yuji Tanabe
Courtesy of Yuji Tanabe

A local tree (Japanese larch) is used for the exterior material. We selected slanted roof and saving the max height point. It helps to blending with the surroundings.

Elevation
Elevation

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Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address.
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Cite: "Bakery & Restaurant SAWAMURA / Yuji Tanabe Architects" 29 Oct 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/776136/bakery-and-restaurant-sawamura-yuji-tanabe-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884
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泽村烘焙餐厅 / Yuji Tanabe Architects