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Spridd creates T-shaped home constructed into the hillside in Stockholm

Raked concrete covers this T-shaped home, which structure studio Spridd has slotted right into a sloped website surrounded by timber on the island of Nacka in Stockholm.

Appropriately referred to as T Home, the house was created by Spridd for a household, together with a separate visitor residence for an aged relative.

Exterior photo of T House
Spridd has designed T Home

To minimise excavation of the steeply sloping, south-facing plot, the studio designed a slender central physique for the home that slots between rocks.

It expands outwards at its prime storey, forming two cantilevered volumes that accommodate a beneficiant open-plan dwelling area.

Exterior photo of T House
The home is positioned in Nacka

“The T-shape permits a minimal excavation because it solely requires a small basis on the backside,” Spridd informed Dezeen.

“The form additionally gives an advantageous symmetry within the construction which stands impartial of itself with out attachment to the bedrock.”

T-shaped House in Stockholm
It has a T-shaped type

T Home is constructed from prefabricated sandwich panels lined with concrete. Inside, the panels have a easy end whereas a raked remedy was manually utilized externally.

The raked-concrete facades guarantee the home is in dialogue with the textures of the rocky cliffside website and the bark of the encompassing timber.

Externally, brown-framed ribbon home windows on the south, east and west facades give the house a modernist really feel.

Inside T Home, a curved staircase leads from the extent entry floor ground to the visitor residence on the primary ground and a essential suite on the second ground.

Interior photo of T House
There may be an open-plan dwelling space on the highest ground of the house

On the third storey, easy concrete partitions, flooring and ceilings are teamed with heat plywood joinery within the kitchen, the stair bannister and a dividing wall between the kitchen and dwelling space.

“The inside has a heat character with the uncovered picket surfaces in distinction with the exhausting exterior,” stated Spridd.

Interior of T House by Spridd
Plywood and concrete run via the inside

Massive doorways within the kitchen open to an outside terrace, the place metallic stairs result in the roof. Each areas give views over the rocky hillside and hardy shrubs and timber.

Spridd is a Swedish architectural workplace in Stockholm that was based in 2005 by Klas Break and Ola Broms Wessel.

Concrete interior with plywood staircase
A curved staircase connects the flooring

Elsewhere in Sweden, Olson Kundig not too long ago used darkish timber and stone to create a house on a rocky waterside website, whereas Claesson Koivisto Rune has created a house with angular roofs clad in red-painted planks of native pine.

The images is by Mikael Olsson.


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