29 Aug '14, 2pm

Bookshelf author @shedworking will like this house. I do.

Bookshelf author @shedworking will like this house. I do.

Who says books are dead? Not the clients of Foldes Architects , who built what is straightforwardly called the Long Brick House in Pilisborosjeno, Hungary. It is really a temple to books. The architect is quoted in Mocoloco: Taking into consideration the narrow and long shape of the building site, the way of the sun and the low budget programme, also the age of the couple who are to be retired soon, we advised them to realize a straightforward base plan, where the spaces are linked with a long corridor and public spaces face the panoramic view of the valley. At the same time, to avoid creating under-utilized space we discovered the great potential of the corridor concept. We turned this horizontal axis into a highly beneficial and unique element of the house, a 17 meter (55') long wall of library. © Levente Sirokai via Mocoloco It's what I would call a dumb home , using si...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/interior-design/long-brick-hous...

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