This house in a conservative residential neighborhood in Kyoto looks like a new construction home, but is actually an inside-and-out renovation of a nondescript house built a few decades ago.

Who: Kenichi Kishi Architectural Design Office   What: Single family residence   Where: Shichiku (Kita-ku), Kyoto   When: 2006 (completion)   How: Inside-and-out renovation of a two-story wood frame construction home   Total Floor Area: 1524 square feet (141.60m²)   Photographer: Kenichi Kishi

Photos © Kenichi Kishi