“A RIVETING ELEVATION AND LUXURIOUS INTERIORS”
The client desired to make a bold statement with arresting elevation. As one approaches the house, visual drama is to be achieved.
FAÇADE: Conceived as a remodel and addition, the final design iteration for this house is uniquely multifaceted. This house has clean lines and angles. The drama of the house stems from the way horizontal lines are emphasized. One sees it everywhere, in the bold fins conceived in Ferro cement (painted in charcoal color), in the grooves and in the overall massing.The gate is designed to be counter points to horizontals, symbolizing the sun.
INTERIORS: Clean lines and finishes continue into the interior detailing with sculptural quality.
The grand entrance door with ornamented handle opens out into a foyer with ceiling form creating an interesting play of light as well as transition space between Living and Dining area. The living area sets the scene for lobby of a small hotel with black mirror ceiling, combination of mirror and leather paneling wall and custom made exclusive furniture. Empredor stone played the role as lying element for multitude of materials, becoming the backdrop.
The core of the home, the kitchen is a celebration of family culture. Island/Breakfast counter with droplight makes mealtime more enjoyable.
The daughter’s room is uniquely designed with joyful and vibrant colors and materials. The son’s room however reflected his flamboyance. The unique element is the restoration of an antique bed on a modern background. The double ceiling height carved the way to mezzanine floor.
LANDSCAPE: The house geometry is replicated in the garden to complete the design. The result is a dynamic fluid space with surprising views and perspective.
Simple materials like quartz and granite have been used. The trees are strategically located to ensure privacy and get a modern aesthetic line.
Large windows in the living area visually connect with the outdoor landscape garden having a custom design Bar-be-que and Bon fire area.
A staircase takes on to the terrace level which acts as a private space for his passion for kick boxing. This also caters to small terrace parties and entertainment zone as well.