Textual content description offered by the architects. The constructing was designed based mostly on the request for a singular expertise in nature, the place it’s potential to calm down, sleep, and debate across the hearth, in brief, for significant actions that want a particular ambiance.
The constructing is in a distant location on the farm complicated of which it’s half. The farm is used for each animal husbandry and social occasions. Zen Home is positioned on the border of a younger orchard and mature timber. It has an archetypal home form, however it’s positioned on pillars together with the terrace, letting the panorama cross freely beneath and thru it.
The idea is thus based mostly on a complete reference to the encircling panorama, that is performed by glass partitions. Like a fowl’s nest, the residing space is then located excessive above the bottom – about 4m – to realize a way of safety and intimacy. The inside consists of a furnishings built-in bar related to the mattress and a fire. In between these components, there’s a transition zone with two opposing HS portals that result in the terrace or to the orchard.
The decrease a part of the construction and the terrace construction are product of glued laminated larch timbers. The constructing itself is constructed from a timber body of glued laminated spruce timbers. This construction is positioned on a stable wood CLT panel platform. CLT panels are additionally used on the supporting shell of the roof construction.
Sooner or later, a sauna, bathe and a rest room could be constructed between the pillars.