Higashitakamatsu house




The residence in Higashitakamatsu where locates in a quiet residential area South of Wakayama Castle - along the premises extending north and south, as you walk from the north entrance toward the south living room, the sunlight level thrown into the inside is adjusted so that it gives gradually brighter. Not only it helps make the residents feel the length of the house, but it also gives them feel a sense of openness.


Deck and plantings place on the courtyard connecting the first floor and the second floor. The looks from outside are blocked so that we make use of the advantage and link the yard to the bathroom. Furthermore, the building wall on upstairs’ deck provides as a screen, so the family can enjoy watching movies together, thus making it play the role of happy family harmony.