Structural Engineers: KAP
Building Area: 124.82 sqm
Text description provided by the architects. This house is built for a married couple living with husband’s mother in Hokuriku region in Japan. The area is located in countryside surrounded by mountains and a lot of nature. Different strengths of wind is created by weather, and you can feel the wind moving across from the rice field expanding southeast.
On the other hand, the place is near by an intersection, and cars make noise of road traffic. Therefore, to combine these environment and make a comfortable living space, considering line of sight from the road, noise, and draft was required for this design.