Browsing All posts tagged under »City House«

SkyCottage : By archimania

December 9, 2010

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File under:archimania, City House, Green House, Steel House, United States SkyCottage is a progressive home whose design is informed by the view of the Mississippi River, embraces the challenges of a tight site, and enhances the community fabric of one of the earliest examples of New Urbanism. READ MORE>>SkyCottage : By archimania. Photo © Courtesy […]

Stirling House : By MAC Interactive Architects

December 4, 2010

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File under:: Australia, City House, MAC Interactive Architects, Wood House Despite having the advantage of a pocket-park to one boundary, this project presented an opportunity to revisit the terraced house typology. The kitchen has now become the central focus of a less formal contemporary house – with a cultural ‘need’ to link internal and external […]

Bernal Heights Residence : By SB Architects

November 29, 2010

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File under:City House, Contemporary House, SB Architects, Sustainable House, United States This urban infill site in San Francisco presented a unique opportunity to create a new, free-standing home, while maintaining the site’s existing structure as a separate residential unit. The site originally housed a single structure – a one-story, one-bedroom home over a two-car garage, […]

Shimogamo House : By Edward Suzuki Associates

November 28, 2010

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File under:City House, Edward Suzuki Associates, Japan, Japanese House “To be able to see green from every room”—such was all that the client requested. In order to meet this demand as well as to enable the residents to feel a sense of spaciousness in the rather small 360 square meter corner lot tightly flanked on […]

Rincon Bates House : By Studio27 Architecture

November 28, 2010

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File under: City House, Green House, Studio27 Architecture, United States The R|B House is a re-conceptualization of an end row house unit in Capitol Hill, Washington DC. The project furthers a continuing exploration in sustainable urban residential design. The existing two-story structure was originally built in 1906 and represents the archetype of single family dwelling […]

Lulu Kati Kati House : By Kate Otten Architects

November 28, 2010

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File under:City House, Green House, Kate Otten Architects, South Africa, Sustainable House Welcome to ‘lulu kati kati’, Swahili for ‘pearl in the middle’ – a jewel of a house on a left –over sliver of land at the end of the high street, a site too steep to be a road, located in the middle […]

Bernier-Thibault Residence : By Paul Bernier Architecte

November 25, 2010

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File under:Canada, City House, Paul Bernier Architecte, Wood House The house is in Montréal, on a densely built block in the Plateau Mont-Royal neighbourhood. An extension and a transformation of the house had to be made to allow for a family of four. Two rooms had to be added, one for the kids and one […]