Residence Dans l’Escarpement is located on land pertaining to an estate started over a hundred years ago and known for its remarkable landscapes and pristine lakes.
This imposing concrete house project concept is a stereotomic box of concrete. A stone element that sits on the mountain. The property, of pronounced topography and north orientation provides the ideal elevation to contemplate the city and the views to the mountains that surround it.
This box-shaped Japanese home is split level and has mezzanine floor at the center. The site is in new residential site, and this house is the first project in it. So, it was hard to say how the surround changes and I made a suggestion to arrange the main spaces on the second floor.
Concrete Box House is a private residence designed by Houston-based Robertson Design. The design and architecture of this relatively modest house has a definite Japanese influence. The carefully choreographed entry sequence, the material clarity, and the sculptural presence of the house all have their roots in the Japanese residential tradition. The design of The Concrete Box […]