Ok.home / KCONCEPT + KOHARCHITECTS
Textual content description supplied by the architects. Ok.home is a backyard home within the middle of Phan Thiet metropolis. It’s a new home constructed completely based mostly on the reminiscences, way of life, and dwelling habits of the outdated home the place the household has lived for over 30 years. Reminiscences of a quicksand highway main from the small gate to the home, on either side have been two lengthy rows of sugar cane, later changed by two rows of custard apple timber, then a row of boarding homes.
Once we conceptualized the home 3 years in the past, we needed to create a brand new area (Tropical Trendy) however had to make sure two fundamental duties. One is to optimize the 2 out there backyard areas, the opposite is to protect outdated values such because the small path resulting in the home, and the outdated areas (altar room, mom’s bed room, nicely…) are nonetheless saved. The areas are nearly intact to keep up a well-known feeling in household actions.
We divided the home vertically to steadiness the 2 parts of household actions and lodging companies. The issue is that the home could be separated into two areas for 2 households (multi-generation) to make use of with full capabilities comparable to kitchen, eating desk, front room, and bed room. It may be opened and closed flexibly when wanted, guaranteeing performance and privateness.
The spine and fundamental site visitors axis connecting the back and front backyard (courtyard) are two lengthy parallel corridors. You may absolutely really feel the sound, odor of grass, and funky view irrespective of your room. Though there’s solely the bottom flooring, we use a big uncovered iron truss system to extend top and airiness, impressed by typical resort buildings in Mui Ne comparable to Saigon Mui Ne Resort (Architect Nguyen Van Tat), Jibe Seaside Membership… Mixed with pure supplies comparable to Thanh Hoa yellow and black tangled stone. The straightforward furnishings combines wooden with leather-based and rattan lanterns to provide the area a tropical really feel.