TIMBER
HOUSE

The homeowners for the stand in Midrand, Johannesburg has asked the architect to design a house of approximately 800m² for residential use. However, the challenge was to create a residential unit out of a particular timber construction method as done in Italy. 

The principles of modular and pre-fabricated principles are taken into account when designing and starting to create spatial realms in accordance with the brief given by the client. Even though the challenge was given to the architect to design the dwelling out of timber. The design had to be suitable for the South African climate and context.