Forest Villa in Hakone


Forest Villa is a housing project located in Hakone surrounded by a rich natural context. In order to maximize the view to its natural surroundings, each living units are divided into seprate volumes. These units are placed in different ground levels following the inclined topography of the site that allows to maintain privacy and to provide openness to the green environment at the same time. Collection of traditional Japanese "Kirizuma" roof hovers above the forest of Hakone mountains. Private rooms such as master bedroom and bath are located in the lower levels facing the Japanese garden where indoor space continues to the forest seamlessly. Living and dining spaces sits on the upper floor opening its view through the framed window to the rich landscape of Hakone mountains.


Location: Kanagawa, Japan
Floor Area: 2,400m2

Structure: Reinforced Concrete, Steel Frame

Status: Schematic Design Phase

All Images: ©KIAS

© KIAS 2017


150-0033 東京都渋谷区猿楽町30-8 ツインビル代官山B-701

Twin Bldg Daikanyama B-701

30-8 Sarugakucho Shibuya, Tokyo
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一級建築士事務所 東京都知事登録 第58204

Tokyo Architectural Office Registration No.58204

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