The brief set needed a residence and workshop to accommodate the owners Unimog. German architecture studios Fabian Evers Architecture and Wezel Architektur coined the framework ‘House Unimog’ in homage to the 4 wheel drive trucks produced by Mercedes-Benz. This unique corrugated residence is set on 2 levels the ground floor is semi transparent, the very first floor black and opaque.
The limitations this kind of as value and place in a busy spot near Tübingen, Germany factored very during the design and style procedure. This is reflected in the decision of resources employed.
“The idea was to stack the 2 distinct makes use of on leading of each other in buy to minimise the footprint on the web site and to orient the living rooms from the street in direction of the landscape,” mentioned Fabian Evers.
Normal light fills the workshop for the duration of the daytime, and illuminates the neighborhood by night.
Facade: Positioned in a residential location.
A substantial south oriented loggia enables seamless views and access into the adjoining setting.
The lower portion of the workshop is cladded with corrugated translucent polycarbonate factors.
The vehicle in situ.
The domestic room: Low cost oriented strand board creates feature walls and ceilings contrasting completely with the black floor in the living area and the white tiles of the bathroom. The addition of a red lead finishes the room.
The all round price for the 120m2: 170.000 Euros
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