Sunnuflöt – Private Residence in Garðabær
Scheme 1: 420m² single family house, including a home office and a separate junior apartment, all accessable from a central courtjard.
The building is to be partially submerged into the sloping landscape of the plot, but then the main form to be seen as a hovering element. This main form being lifted from the ground and providing privacy from the street, at the same time as framing the main views to the nearby lava-landscape.
Scheme 2: The house being enlarged to 480m², where the central courtyard becomes a large open connecting space inside the house, punctured with an interior garden.
October 21, 2015