Coo House / Zeropixel Architects
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Producers : InStyle, Emmetron, Entos, Livas, Manoshome, Mavrikios, Meidanis, Stahlweld, Viglakis Richardos, Ydrokinisi
Textual content description offered by the architects. The undertaking considerations the renovation research after which its implementation, in an current stone home of 1931 within the mountainous Mylopotamos of Crete. The home consists of two flooring, a floor flooring with a terrace and a basement, twice the dimensions of the house, which extends each within the space of the principle use of the home and within the terrace, creating a protracted slender house, with out pure gentle and air flow.
Within the space of the bottom flooring, the outdated toilet that existed was changed by blocking the comfort in the direction of the veranda, with the eating space. At this level, the slab was eliminated with undisturbed slicing, and a flooring was created from steel blades, the place together with the handmade steel glass, loads of gentle enters the center of the basement. The lavatory was moved internally, between the lounge and the bed room. Within the hall that connects these two areas, is the brand new kitchen.
The roof was dismantled and repositioned on the hidden concrete rafter created for static functions, including thermal insulation and changing the worn beams with used ones, of the identical date and from a home in the identical space. By eradicating the plate that was within the space of the outdated toilet, the outdated oven and the press had been now seen via the eating room flooring. In the identical space is now the staircase that connects the principle areas of the constructing with the basement.
In an effort to make the basement areas sustainable, three giant glass holes had been created within the new picket flooring of the home, which helps each within the pure lighting of the basement and within the visible connection of the 2 areas.
Within the basement, the doorway from the skin is from the extent of an alley positioned on the aspect of the home. There may be the second bed room. Going ahead we meet the house with the oven and the press and thru the steel grate, we see the double peak of the constructing. The staircase is positioned in the identical space. Passing via the earlier vaulted door, we’re within the playroom – sauna.
On this house, we discover the primary glass permits gentle to move alongside the big aspect of the house. Within the final space of the basement, there was a pure degradation within the rock, the place the barn was. There may be now a heated pool. Above it, there’s the second glass opening the place it permits the sample of its illuminated water to be repeated on the wall of the upstairs bed room. Between the 2 glass openings, slightly below the pool, is the third glass opening which it reveals within the basement, the wine cellar.
The supplies of the home have been reused together with fashionable supplies and fashionable textures, maintaining components of reminiscence within the constructing. Each internally and externally, the lighting is oblique, highlighting the stone that was hidden in lots of layers of coating and lime. The addition to the outdated constructing was completed in a approach that makes it clear, with out upsetting its modernity.