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Bold Intervention on a Provoking Steep Web site: Waiatarua Home in New Zealand

architecture modern residence6 Bold Intervention on a Provoking Steep Site: Waiatarua House in New ZealandWaiatarua Property in Auckland, New Zealand was developed by Hamish Monk Architecture on a provoking steep web site. A single of the design and style issues was to insert a daring intervention into a sensitive bush reserve whilst still keeping a sense of modesty. The owners of the retreat are a couple in their mid-sixties who desired to get away from the hectic city lifestyle. By deciding on a black timber exterior, the home appears to have a black and imposing silhouette, powerfully contrasting its lush green setting.
design modern residence6 Bold Intervention on a Provoking Steep Site: Waiatarua House in New ZealandAccording to the architects the style of  Waiatarua Residence does not consider to compete or mimic its surroundings. The total volume of the residence is carved to accommodate vertical circulation and a quantity of practical overlays: &#8220From the level of entry the house gives a variety of spatial experiences across the width of the floor-plate transitioning from an practically subterranean position in the landscape to an elevated stage perched amongst tree canopies. Rooms are served by, and branch out from a vertical circulation shaft that runs the complete height of the residence&#8221. Take pleasure in the virtual tour! [Photography by Mark Smith]
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