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NewsNews • 2 Aug 2021

Swiss duplex design integrates two distinct users within a singular house structure

Outside Basel in the calm neighbourhood of Binningen, Switzerland, this semi-detached house by KOHLERSTRAUMANN Architects integrates two distinct users of a duplex arrangement within a singular unified house structure.  Maris Mezulis Responding to the existing topography was a key challenge for the architects. To do so, the building was separated into a series of volumes and a split level integrated into the main part of the building. The resulting volumes create spaces that attain optimum room height and efficient usage of space.  Maris Mezulis Among these different volumes, the covered building entrance is located at the entry of the semi-detached house and lies immediately adjacent to the garage. Following the terra... More