The short-term for this modern single-story cubical residence in Cologne, Germany, by Gatermann + Schossig architects was to supply a perfect indoor-outdoors connection and have a self contained rental. The new dwelling provides two extreme rooms, each with in depth views of the neighboring park. By choosing a homogenous metallic faÃ§ade, the architects produced an unobtrusive distinction to the in another case chromatic X1 residence, a heritage-protected residence that was constructed by Peter Neufert on the property in 1959.
The multitude of clear views allow the inhabitants to witness nature in a peaceful and inventive environment: Despite the low cost of the ground area to go properly with the use related dimensions, the rooms convey a method of variable and fascinating spaciousness, which is supported by every the multifaceted strains of sight and the photo voltaic and light-weight circumstances that change along with the respective season and time of day. Concrete core cooling, managed dwelling air movement, air, water and heat pump all contribute to low energy consumption. How would you contact upon the design of this modern residence?