Architecture + Design

SPECIAL FEATURES

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• The pond in the living area aids in evapo- transpirat­ion and helps in passive cooling.

• Rainwater harvesting tank as an extension to the pond serves as a collection pit for the flow of stormwater from the sloping roofs. With a capacity of 35cu m, this stored water is recycled for all domestic purposes.

• Innovative ferrocemen­t shell roof leaving pockets of light which enter the building and change the mood every hour.

• Reinventin­g the use of terracotta tiles as jali on the exterior walls.

• Landscape that comprises of only indigenous plants and grass that is present in that area.

• Well amalgamate­d interiors and exteriors, which allow peaceful transition into spaces.

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