first_imgPhotographs:  Kaori IchikawaText description provided by the architects. This lot is bordered by a road to the west and boxed in by houses to the south, north, and east. In the future, houses will also be built across the road to the west, so our main challenges were to secure adequate privacy and natural light. Save this picture!© Kaori IchikawaAs a result, we decided to design the building around a central courtyard. Although the facade appears monolithic from the street, the instant the front door is opened one is confronted by an open, light-filled courtyard. Save this picture!© Kaori IchikawaThe plan on the first and second floors allows residents to circle around the courtyard as they move from room to room, almost as if they were going for a walk within their own home.Save this picture!PlanProject gallerySee allShow less’Clear Cut’ Land Art Installation / Kjellgren Kaminsky ArchitectureArticlesGuzhen Center / Volkan AlkanogluArticles Share Japan House in Hatsugano / Horibe Naoko Architect Office Houses Architects: Horibe Naoko Architect Office Area Area of this architecture project CopyAbout this officeHoribe Naoko Architect OfficeOfficeFollow#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesKita WardHousesJapanPublished on August 17, 2011Cite: “House in Hatsugano / Horibe Naoko Architect Office” 17 Aug 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed 12 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogAluminium CompositesTechnowoodWood Siding in KSR Villa BodrumWindowsMitrexSolar WindowMetal PanelsAurubisCopper Alloy: Nordic RoyalVentilated / Double Skin FacadeSTAC BONDAssembly Systems – GluedLightsLouis PoulsenLamps – LP Slim BoxUrban ApplicationsIsland Exterior FabricatorsPublic Safety Answering Center II Envelope SystemPodsTrimoModular Space SolutionsHanging LampsAxolightPendant Lights – HoopsStonesFranken-SchotterFlooring and Wall Tiles – Dietfurt LimestoneVentilated / Double Skin FacadeULMA Architectural SolutionsPaper Facade Panel in Nokia LibraryCabinetsburgbadWall Cabinet – Sys30AcousticUnika VaevAcoustics – Ecoustic® Foliar TileMore products »Read commentsSave想阅读文章的中文版本吗?波津住宅 / Horibe Naoko Architect Office是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream Save this picture!© Kaori Ichikawa+ 18 Share Year:  “COPY” ArchDaily Projects ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOr Clipboard House in Hatsugano / Horibe Naoko Architect OfficeSave this projectSaveHouse in Hatsugano / Horibe Naoko Architect Office ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOr Clipboard Area:  86 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Photographs “COPY” 2010 CopyHouses•Kita Ward, Japanlast_img read more