Villa Lumi

Villa Lumi

Architect
Avanto Architects
Location
Lemminkäisenkuja 1, Nummela, Finland
Project Year
2014
Category
Private Houses
kuvio.com / Anders Portman and Martin Sommerschield

Villa Lumi

Avanto Architects as Architects

Villa Lumi (lumi = snow) is bordered from three sides by streets. The incoherent suburban environment doesn't provide any interesting views or starting points for the architecture. This is why the building turns around a courtyard. The noise of traffic is blocked with a glazed pool wing. Terrace courtyard, opening towards the evening sun from the west, is a place of several activities for the family living in the villa.


Inside the restricted palette of materials and colours, together with the high open living room, create a restful atmosphere. A special delicacy of the villa is the asymmetric cast-in-situ concrete stair in the entrance, highlighted with the roof window.


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