A modern house in central Vietnam goes Cuckoo

By Thai Binh  &nbspApril 16, 2019 | 08:55 am GMT+7

The Cuckoo House in central Da Nang City, inspired by the famous clock, looks like an old fortress from a distance.

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Built on a 300 square meter plot of land, the house has a coffee shop on the ground floor. Architects with Tropical Space named the building “Cuckoo House” for the design’s likeness to the cuckoo clock.

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The exterior and interior of the building have exposed brick walls. The clay bricks are made central region, giving the building a hardy, rustic look.

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The building is divided into three blocks and connected with buffer layers.

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The house’s base is used as a coffee shop with an outdoor garden.

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The arched walls give the building a classic look.

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Three separate functional areas are linked by buffer spaces that can also be used for a variety of different functions.

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The master bedroom is located on the upper-floor of Block A with bathrooms and walk-in closets at the lower level.Ngôi nhà Äà Nẵng khách Äến nhÆ° tham quan thà nh cá»

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Block B is the largest, having the children’s bedrooms on the upper floor and the living room at the lower level.

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The distinctive design of this house has been featured in international architecture websites like Designboom and Archdaily.

Photos by Hiroyuki Oki

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