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Situated in Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan, the Shirokane Home was designed by MDS on a small website, per the standard on this space of Tokyo the place homes are constructed shut collectively. The faceted exterior has irregular slanted roof strains that make for an fascinating facade.
The entrance entrance is situated on the south aspect and appears a bit imposing, however that’s extra for privateness of the residents. The primary flooring tapers in to permit area for parking whereas the second flooring expands out for additional sq. footage.
Because the different buildings are so shut and privateness is a matter, they introduced mild in from up above to get rid of the necessity for too many home windows on the edges.
The sunshine filters down by means of the flooring protecting all areas shiny. The kitchen and eating areas are on the decrease flooring however, as you possibly can see, really feel simply as shiny as above.
The open stairwell and white partitions additionally assist preserving the area open and illuminated.
The lounge is on the highest flooring to take advantage of the sunshine through the day. A ladder hooked up to the wall results in the roof terrace in case you really feel so daring.
The lounge is tremendous shiny and connects to a terrace which helps ventilate the home.
The terrace is personal with tall partitions blocking the outside website however flooring-to-ceiling glass home windows cowl the opposite aspect so it feels open.
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