Lake House, a Concept Design by Wafai Architecture | Vacation House for a Small Family

Turin based architecture practice Wafai designed the LakeHouse as a vacation house for a small family. The house is located in Switzerland on the lake Türlersee. It is supposed to be a vacation house for a small family including a couple and a baby on the way.

Wafai Architecture took the role as the designer in this project and visited the site to understand the best features of it.

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The inspiration of the whole project came from studying of the site and its unique features where the forest gets surrounded by water. The architect tried to use these features by contrasting and sometimes emphasizing on them.

The eye-catching part of the project is the wall which faces to the water. This wall with its unique glass and wood materials transforms itself into a roof along the building.

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This dynamic form of the house stands in quite a contrast against the lush forest behind. Also continues lines drive the eye sight to the forest and merge the house in the environment, gently without bothering the sky, forest and water scene.

In addition to the structure’s composition, the combination of wood and glass, provide a panoramic view of the forest and natural sunlight into the cozy neutral-colored interior spaces, all while feeling sheltered within the warm wooden-covered walls.

The project did not follow through for the construction stages as the client was not successfull on acquiring the land.

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