Location : Karuizawa, Nagano
Use : Private residence
Structure : Reinforced concrete
Site area : 1711m2
Total floor area : 329 m2
It’s one of the unique houses in the world with its unique style in the woods of Karuizawa. It’s hard to understand its structure. But it looks like an abandoned spacecraft from SF films. It is clearly not a part of nature but also not a ruin.
When it comes to the mechanical system, its comfort and performance level is quite high. It has a central control system which you can control the mechanical and electrical equipments with three buttons. The security is not a problem in this house. It’s has a kind of security system that will reduce your stress about the house’s safety. The custom made floor-heating system it has, is effective in mold prevention.
The house was designed by Robert M. Gurney. It’s located in