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A gentle blanket-like roof covers the daylit interiors of this family house in Japan

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Oct 28, 2015 01:03 AM
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by Lidija Grozdanic last modified Oct 27, 2015

Manta House in Japan's Ehime Prefecture looks like a gentle blanket that shelters a daylit interior and frames a beautiful green space. Kobe-based y+M design office designed the structure as a home for a couple and their two kids and used the idea of the "blanket" to create three distinct spaces: an indoor garden, a private garden and terrace. In order to provide good ventilation and lighting, the architects created a gently sloping high ceiling that generates two green areas and a terrace which...




 

 


 

 

 
 
 

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