Project: Dart Condominium
Architects: Carl Turner Architects
Region: London, United Kingdom
Condominium: 2,152 sq toes
Pictures by: Tim Crocker
Dart Condominium by Carl Turner Architects
Carl Turner Architects possess designed the Dart Condominium for the major architect himself in London. This compact up-to-the-minute home turn out to be once designed as a prototype for studying about sustainable invent and to match systems to perform realistic homes.
Made up of three stacked containers, the home will be extinct as a home and contrivance of job for the vogue designer. It is in-built a contrivance to adapt to the necessity of the proprietor. It is also strictly a home, an contrivance of job home or two apartments.
The award-winning Dart Condominium occupies a niche contrivance in a identical old terraced row of properties in Brixton, South London, built on a patch of brownfield land. The venture consists of three stacked containers, pushed or slipped outwards from the help of the positioning in opposition to the boulevard. This map avoids overshadowing properties to the rear and breaks up the bulk of the constructing, giving it a sculptural invent.
The three containers encompass areas for dwelling, sleeping and working with a astronomical studio home on the bottom floor.
The home is very vitality atmosphere good and designed to Code for Sustainable Properties Degree 5, with a fluctuate of special aspects at the side of PVTs (portray voltaic thermal panels); a wildflower roof; rainwater harvesting for gardening, washing dresses and WCs.
Dart Condominium has been recognised for its invent and sustainability credentials via a ramification of high profile awards at the side of the prestigious Manser Medal and the RIBA National Award for ideal home within the UK.
–Carl Turner Architects