Topo Property by Johnsen Schmaling Architects

By Jessica – Categories: Art, Bathroom, Bedroom, Decorative Accessory, Furnishings, House, Interior Layout, Kitchen, Landscaping, Lighting, Residing Space, Staircase, Wall Decor   

Topo Home is a residential venture located in Blue Mounds, Wisconsin.

It was completed by Johnsen Schmaling Architects.


Topo Home by Johnsen Schmaling Architects:

“Located in Wisconsin’s “driftless region”, a landscape of softly rolling hills, the house develops its kind out of the site’s distinct topography. The program is organized in 2 parallel bars that type a low-slung volume and shift against every single other to produce protected outdoor rooms, patios, and courtyards.

The building’s roof is a meticulously comprehensive ribbon that peels itself up from the ground and extends the adjacent fields as a green carpet more than the lower portion of the residence.

From right here, the folding roof plane slowly rises in excess of the upper bar and turns into a dramatic cantilever defending the vista terrace from the elements. The facade is composed of a method of wood boards and CNC-milled aluminum battens whose shifting geometry subverts the volumetric purity of the home itself.”

Diagram
Model

Pictures courtesy of Johnsen Schmaling Architects

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