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  7. Writers Cottage / JVA

Writers Cottage / JVA

  • 00:00 - 24 November, 2010
Writers Cottage / JVA
Writers Cottage / JVA, © Nils Petter Dale
© Nils Petter Dale

© Nils Petter Dale © Nils Petter Dale © Nils Petter Dale © Nils Petter Dale + 15

  • Architects

    Jarmund / Vigsnæs AS Architects MNAL
  • Location

    Asker, Norway
  • Client

    Cecilie Enger
  • Contractor

    Gunnar Johansson
  • Area

    16.0 m2
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. The boundaries, the height lines of the terrain and an underground pipeline, define the geometry of the plan. The building is divided: First one steps into a garden without any green, from here you can enter the indoor space.

© Nils Petter Dale
© Nils Petter Dale

The garden and the indoor space define together a small world, separated form the surrounding family life. Openings are carefully set to allow for views and light without possibility to look directly in from the outside. A large sun screen gives a necessary shade while working on the computer in the morning hours.

© Nils Petter Dale
© Nils Petter Dale

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Cite: "Writers Cottage / JVA" 24 Nov 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
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