The client wanted a house with a view, and the architect was involved from the beginning in selecting the site for the house.

Who: Masahide Ikuyama / arte SPATIAL DESIGN STUDIO  
What: Single family residence  
Where: Takarazuka, Hyogo  
When: 2005 (completion)  
How: Two stories, reinforced concrete and steel frame construction  
Site Area: 3907 square feet (363m²)  
Construction Area: 990 square feet (92m²)  
Total Floor Area: 1313 square feet (122m²)  
Photographer: Akiyoshi Fukuzawa for Shinkenchiku-sha  

See more images of the house at arte SPATIAL DESIGN STUDIO’s website.