Project

Concrete House

Architect

Simon Twose

Year of Completion

2011

Client

Brett Mainey

Material of interest

Concrete

Material Used

Concrete wall, Glass

Material Properties

These concrete screens are arranged in various dynamic ways; leaning, elevated or floating and form the outer carapace to the house. Within this, courtyards are separated off by glass, which threads between the concrete screens. This brings the house in active and equivalent relationship with the landscape.

Application

Exterior Facade

Climate

Marine West Coast Climate

Environmental Response

Durable & Resilient

Keywords

Concret, residential, New Zeland

Location

6 Clermont Terrace, Kelburn Wellington, New Zealand

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Date submitted

2013

Disciplines

Architecture

Concrete House

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