Olive and Stone Residence / Nikos Mourikis


Katsimpiri1_800_2979 Olive and Stone Residence / Nikos Mourikis Architecture © Pygmalion Karatzas
  • Structural Engineer: Nikos Mourikis
  • Building Control: Nikos Mourikis
  • Consumer: Michalis Katsimpiris
Katsimpiri5_800_2971 Olive and Stone Residence / Nikos Mourikis Architecture © Pygmalion Karatzas

Textual content description supplied by way of the architects. The plot for this place of abode is positioned within the Landscape village within the outskirts of Aigion the town, in a 10.00zero squarem. olive grove in an 18% northern slope with panoramic perspectives over the Corinthian Bay. The world is characterised by way of scattered everlasting and vacation homes with the foremost chromatic characteristic that of the olive bushes.

Katsimpiri10_800_2960 Olive and Stone Residence / Nikos Mourikis Architecture © Pygmalion Karatzas

The longitudinal aspect of the place of abode is positioned going through north, isolating the day and night time dwelling zones with two distinct flooring. Auxiliary areas are positioned within the semi-basement because of the slop and the primary atrium/terrance of the home is positioned inside the volumetric composition. The pitched roof and the composite building from strengthened concrete and stone observe the earthly colours of the olive grove panorama.

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katsimpiri_plan1_ground_floor Olive and Stone Residence / Nikos Mourikis Architecture Floor Ground Plan
Katsimpiri7_800_2951 Olive and Stone Residence / Nikos Mourikis Architecture © Pygmalion Karatzas

A powerful building with distinct volumes, leaving a big opening for the citizens to visually engage with the encircling nature and open vistas and fix the mountains at the south with the ocean at the north. The cantilever parts also are positioned inside the volumetric envelop offering color and coverage from the wind. A projection of the earthly fabrics with a freestyle masonry makes an attempt to combine the composition to a disordered context.   

Katsimpiri3_800_2988 Olive and Stone Residence / Nikos Mourikis Architecture © Pygmalion Karatzas

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