House D by Hohensinn Architektur in Neuhofen, Austria
project: house DArchitects: vicinity: Neuhofen, AustriaArea: 2,626 sq.ftPhotographs by means of: Sebastian Schels
residence D is a recent undertaking with the aid of , an Austrian studio. This own family domestic is placed in Neihofen, Austria and it spans throughout two levels, presenting 2,626 square toes of living area. Its minimalist layout is clad in untreated wooden at the same time as a part of the constructing is semi-buried into the lightly sloping hill.The top degree boasts complete-peak home windows that bathe the indoors with natural light at the same time as providing splendid panoramic views of the Austrian nation-state.
situated on a slightly sloping northern hillside, residence D is a so called Auszugshaus, that is an Austrian expression for a constructing as soon as used as a house for “retired” farmers after turning over the farm to their heirs.
The conventional Innviertel farmhouse consists of homes organized in a square around the farmyard, in general skirted by “gentle” edges due to its region amidst orchards and outhouses. residence D’s layout is based totally at the idea of taking up the farmyard theme on a smaller scale and to create a more austere and compact fundamental shape with an open vicinity planned for personal use.
In reaction to the hillside situation, the doorway to the house from the road, storage, garage rooms and cloakroom, and a guestroom, are all at the floor floor, that is constructed into the hillside. From there, a flight of stairs main to the top ground provides direct get entry to to the open-plan kitchen and a dwelling region that opens up at the inner courtyard, accordingly dealing with south. linked to the dwelling location, the L-shaped western wing of the constructing gives two bedrooms, a toilet, a software room and a stroll in cloth cabinet.
The open space location changed into slightly multiplied to create a opposite gradient, therefore naturally integrating it into the landscape and forming an accurate facet among the house and its surroundings. it's miles divided into specific zones: the seating place beneath the cantilevered roof, vegetable lawn and garden all contribute to a various and compact outer location that offers an expansion of makes use of.
The residence consists of a laminated wood creation this is visible in the indoors and that rests on a bolstered concrete basement floor. Façades made from untreated fir timber, as used for traditional agricultural homes, form as an alternative quiet, nearly closed regions. most effective those going through the internal courtyard are glazed in dark grey. by evaluation, the white door and window frames rhythmically liven up the outer walls in the courtyard place.
The constructing’s indoors design is simply as unostentatious as its outdoors. easy, strong all rightfurniture that is in part incorporated into the room’s configuration, inclusive of a kitchen evolved collectively with artist Hans Rainer, who also hooked up a tiled range “floating” on a black metal plate, deliver the residence each a minimalist style and homely individual.