- Building Area: 70.19 sqm
- Site Area: 512.20 sqm
- Architects In Charge: Satoru Hirota, Yasuko Hirota
- City: Niigata
- Country: Japan
Text description provided by the architects. This house is built on a very long site from north to south.
The house is located in the center of site,
South side and the north side of this site are each a different garden of features.
The south side of the garden is a static garden for views from the room.
The north side of the garden is the active garden, such as kitchen garden and wisteria.
For winter monsoon is a strong regional,
The roof is a shape, such as escape the wind pressure.
Roof and wall material of high stain resistance and abrasion resistance are selected.
The south side of the gutter is made of steel, but also serve as snow stop function.
Ceiling in the room at the same slope as the roof slope,
The first floor living room and the second floor Japanese-style room is continuous spatially.
Wind passes from north to south by the continuous,
Even lighting from the south can be incorporated into the north side of the room.
Residents look at the garden, and make the vegetables in the home garden,
It is possible to spend a relaxed one day like this to.