The land was pretty large, while the old house was standing normally, just along a side of it. 

Facing to a beautiful green park, the new house should have merged into it.

As a house-tree in the forest, the wood-structure of the new-house became magically larger and brighter. 

Photo by Izumi Kobayashi

Client: private

Location: Tokyo

Building area: (about) 50 ㎡

Status: built

Year: 2010

Material: wood structure

Project team: ru*taOffice + Powerarch 

Photo by Sakashita

MCD-House>view from the top of the staircase

Photo by Sakashita