LAHO House / Brahma-Architects

LAHO House  / Brahma-Architects  - Windows, FacadeLAHO House  / Brahma-Architects  - Facade, Windows, PatioLAHO House  / Brahma-Architects  - ShelvingLAHO House  / Brahma-Architects  - Door, Windows, FacadeLAHO House  / Brahma-Architects  - More Images+ 18

Hofit, Israel
  • Lot Size: 1000m2
  • Architect In Charge: Eran Shemesh, Azriel From
  • City: Hofit
  • Country: Israel
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LAHO House  / Brahma-Architects  - Windows, Facade
© Sharon Tzarfati

Text description provided by the architects. At the onset of this project, when we asked the clients what type of house they were interested in, they replied "a simple house, like a lifeguard tower".

LAHO House  / Brahma-Architects  - Table, Windows, Shelving, Chair
© Sharon Tzarfati

We designed a one story house spread across a corner lot. Two layers of exposed concrete comprise floor and ceiling with white stucco walls enveloping the house. Sliding the upper plane forward allowed for light penetration at the core of the house as well as air circulation. Between the two layers lies a rectangular tube, separating while connecting inside form out. This unique space houses an entry corridor and art studio.

Floor Plan

The house is divided in a non traditional manner. In place of public vs. private spaces we divided the house by daily functions. Daytime space: kitchen, living room, porch and garden. Nighttime space: children's bedrooms surrounding a family space, family bath, master bedroom and studio. 

LAHO House  / Brahma-Architects  - Wood, Chair, Beam, Deck, Patio
© Sharon Tzarfati

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Cite: "LAHO House / Brahma-Architects " 02 Jul 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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