2019 shortlists

House in Akashi
by Arbol

This minimalist single story house with three courtyards is located in a quiet residential area in the city of Akashi, Japan.

The structure is divided into three areas, each with a small courtyard: a Japanese-style room looking out onto the garden; a shared living and dining room; and a private laundry space. The building is mainly made of wood; the outer wall and the inner flooring are all made of natural solid wood.

Architect: Arbol Design
Project: House in Akashi
Shortlisted for: Urban house
Read more: Arbol Design

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