House VK1

'house VK1', a single family dwelling by south african practice greg wright architects is situated 
between the lion's head cliffs and the sea in camps bay near cape town, south africa. the common areas 
of the house are elevated to provide impressive ocean views. a wall comprised of large sliding glass 
doors may be opened entirely to lead to a veranda and pool. inhabitants access the private rooms 
of the lower level via cantilevered concrete stairs. 

wrapping a central courtyard, natural light permeates the ground floor from above. the material palette 
comprised of polished concrete floors, textured concrete, stainless steel with accents of natural grey stone 
and glass creates a canvas background for the dynamic activity occurring within.

Description from designboom

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