Build an urban house architecture in the middle of a dense urban area could be a tough thing to do. Outsmarting the spaces and the needs of the owner could be not helping each other. As we know, the big city nowadays has no more spacious area, while our family amount is keep growing and growing. The only one way is to have our house build in storeys. But sometimes, having a storied house will cause problem of lighting and electricity. Wait, the Keiji Ashizawa Design was succeed in making a smart four-storeyed house with a smart lighting trick. What is the trick?
Where do you usually find court? At the outside? Keiji now is making the court applied inside the house! Not only one court, but two! How did he done this urban house architecture? Here is the explanation. This house build in 4 levels, the first is for parking, nothing to be noticed here. Go to the upstairs, you will see a living area and dining room with some burst of lights come from above. There are some gaps in that room, and those gaps are giving beautiful shots of pure sunshine. This house has a simple color that is a soft grey color of cement, which looked beautiful with the lights pouring on it.
The first court is on the 3rd floor, located right in front of the master bedroom. The master bedroom itself is applying a floor-to-ceiling glass sliding door and windows, which will let the sun shines freely enlightening that area, and the area below. The second is on the 4th floor, right between the children’s bedroom and bathroom. If we take a look at the whole planning, it will show us a perfect combination of the first and second court in enlightening this house.
The main point of all is having a contemporary house within a limited area is still possible, as long as we know how to overcome every problem that we have. Lighting is the common problem of leveled house, but now you have a new inspiration from this right? You can go on the link given to have this urban house architecture and further explanation.