Nice stairs. This house in the busy “Shitamachi” (the old downtown district) of Tokyo was built for a couple with a newborn baby. It makes me wonder how they are living in this ‘vertical’ house with a small child.
Who: APOLLO Architects & Associates (Satoshi Kurosaki) What: Single family residence (2 adults + a child) Where: Horikiri, Tokyo When: 2007 (completion) How: Three-story steel frame construction Site Area: 515 square feet (47.84m²) Construction Area: 349 square feet (32.40m²) Total Floor Area: 919 square feet (85.37m²) Photographer: Masao Nishikawa
Photos © Masao Nishikawa