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Terraced Rienzi House in urban Singapore is so green it feels like the country

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Nov 13, 2015 01:04 AM
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by Lidija Grozdanic last modified Nov 12, 2015

Although difficult to imagine, considering the constraints of the small site, the house features a vast open space with a central courtyard on the ground floor, skylights, terraces and two external garden. The architects achieved this spaciousness by tucking away all the main service areas into a semi-basement, leaving the ground floor as an open area connected to the outside. The triple-height courtyard grows a Ficus tree and draws natural light into the building. The central part of the house was...






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