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Infinity Pool House to offer an experience in an urban context of Mumbai | Shroffleon Designs

Infinity Pool House to offer an experience in an urban context of Mumbai | Shroffleon Designs From The Architect: Alibagh, often referred to as the Hamptons of Mumbai, is the location of choice for the Second Homes of Mumbai’s many. It is here, within the hilly village of Katalpada set amidst an exceptionally beautiful context[Read More]

Cave House | Within N Without

Cave House | Within N Without. From the architect. As the urban dweller tired from the stresses of everyday life, seeking rejuvenation, turns towards nature, his quest is to seek inner joy, unbound his energies to become one with the forces of nature.The chaos of city life drives a man to pursue the tranquility and search[Read More]

Tree Villa at Forest Hills | Architecture BRIO

TreeVilla at Forest Hills | Architecture BRIO From the architect. The Tree Villa perches on the cliff of a 160 acre hilltop ‘treesort’ property surrounded by a meandering river landscape. The idyllic setting in Tala on the West coast of India, is a stone’s throw away from the Kuda caves. Nearly 20 centuries ago, Buddhist monks instinctively understood[Read More]

Coastal Villa Located in Chennai | Inventarchitects

Coastal Villa Located in Chennai | Inventarchitects   From The Architects diary : This coastal villa is located in the town near a highway on the eastern coast of Chennai, the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu—one of the biggest cultural, economic, and educational centres in southern India—off the Bay of Bengal. It[Read More]

The 3R Pavilion Design | Patel-Vadodaria

The 3R Pavilion Design | Patel-Vadodaria From the architect.  The 3R Pavilion Design in Ahmedabad explores the opportunities of reducing, reusing and recycling of materials in buildings.The clients wanted us to develop a multi-purpose area adjoining a swimming pool. They wanted to use unconventional materials and were even OK if the structure failed! We based[Read More]

Sunken Seating Overlooks the Main lawn | Atelier Design N Domain

Sunken Seating Overlooks the Main lawn | Atelier Design N Domain From the architect. Second homes are about creating an oasis from the hectic pace of urban city life. A site blessed with vegetation and seasonal lake provided the perfect setting for this project. At the entrance were a clump of trees that provided for a[Read More]

This Outhouse has Complete Green Terrace | MISA ARCHITECTS
Outhouse with green terrace

This Outhouse has Complete Green Terrace | MISA ARCHITECTS From the architect. Outhouse: a visible invisible extension of nature Seated amidst agricultural farmland, this weekend house brings harmony between the natural and the built environment. On the first visit to the site, the architect made up his mind to optimize on the setting of this project.[Read More]

Skewed House | Studio Lagom

Skewed House | Studio Lagom From Architects: An interesting book, an engaging thought, a flight of fantasy or nothingness… A private sanctuary that is the garden at Skewed House. Solitude in the midst of golden-hearted Champa blossoms; unwinding to the tune of the wind chime. Material shifts and elevational modulation establishes the programmatic changes within[Read More]

Vernacular House has Rich Sense of Culture and Tradition | Studio PKA
Vernacular House in india

Vernacular House has Rich Sense of Culture and Tradition | Studio PKA From the architect. The Mango House is the physical manifestation of a quest to connect with the natural environment. The essence of design here is simplicity in thought and expression through the form, material and décor of the structure. The organic nature of construction[Read More]