Competition for plots in Viikki

Type: Competitions / Residential

Location: Vantaa, Finland

Year: Design 2010

Size: 200 br-m2

Client: Private


Reserve place in a competition





The planning restrictions of the area were strict and the site itself was challenging with a steep rocky slope. The passive energy house stands on the bedrock as a simple but vigorous object. The layout is flexible: by adding a small wall, one big apartment can be divided into two smaller ones. An ecological concept featuring renewables, rainwater recycling and energy efficiency. We were awarded a reserve place for the proposal.


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