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  7. House along Saigoku Highway / Koyori + DATT

House along Saigoku Highway / Koyori + DATT

  • 20:00 - 3 May, 2017
House along Saigoku Highway / Koyori + DATT
House along Saigoku Highway / Koyori + DATT, © Shohei Yoshida
© Shohei Yoshida

© Shohei Yoshida             © Shohei Yoshida             © Shohei Yoshida             © Shohei Yoshida             + 30

  • Architects

  • Location

    Muko, Japan
  • Architects in Charge

    Masahiko Nakamura, Keita Ikebe, Taichi Ito
  • Project Year

    2016
  • Photographs

  • Structure

    Kaneko Takeshi structural design office
  • Garden

    Zoukeifusakichi (Yoichiro Iwamura)
  • More Specs Less Specs
© Shohei Yoshida
© Shohei Yoshida

Text description provided by the architects. The “House along Saigoku highway” is a renovation project of an over-100-year-old wooden house located aside the Saigoku highway in the city of Muko at Kyoto Prefecture. Due to artistic activity made by the owner; it is a living and atelier space for a 3 member’s family; the 60-years-old parents and their high school teenager son.

© Shohei Yoshida
© Shohei Yoshida
Floor Plan
Floor Plan
© Shohei Yoshida
© Shohei Yoshida

The house has several problems that have been a concern for their residents, due to the constant changes and renovations.

© Shohei Yoshida
© Shohei Yoshida
Section
Section
© Shohei Yoshida
© Shohei Yoshida

The main idea is to keep enough space for three people, making structural reinforcement and making necessary changes to the current architecture.

© Shohei Yoshida
© Shohei Yoshida

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Cite: "House along Saigoku Highway / Koyori + DATT" 03 May 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/869848/house-along-saigoku-highway-koyori-plus-datt/> ISSN 0719-8884

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