Couran Point House
Conceptual Framework
The core drivers behind the build were maximising space and privacy, sheltering from the predominant south-easterly wind/weather front and creating a simple, low maintenance, sustainable living volume which could be enjoyed all year round. The isolation of the site and the harsh climatic conditions on the island are evident in the simplicity of the structure, the choice of basic, low maintenance materials and in the ability which the house is able to isolate, reorientate and shut down against the elements.
Public Benefits

The house offers a stark contrast to the predominantly lowset shacks by the…...

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Building Activity

  • Nadezhda Nikolova
    Nadezhda Nikolova updated 24 media and updated
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