30 Apr '15, 5am

Pitched Blanco Oostduinkerke Residence conceals parking under dune grasses in coastal Belgium

“Due to its scale, purity and simplicity in terms of volume, façade composition, details and use of materials, the buildings blend effortlessly into their surroundings,” BURO II & ARCHI+I adds. The space between the two duplexes and the area surrounding them have been planted with dune grasses that conceal the parking spaces below and further maintain the integrity of the existing landscape. The Blanco Oostduinkerke Residence is an excellent example of how good design can minimize the built environment’s footprint without compromising style.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/pitched-blanco-oostduinkerke-residen...