Albizia House Design by Metropole Architects. We were commissioned to style a contemporary family home over a one acre site, positioned at the end of a inspire, in Simbithi Eco-Estate. The client’s quick called for a home having an overriding sense of simplicity though a high degree of style. All the living places and bedroom packages face onto any panoramic vista, that features a dense forest down-slope from your house.
The palette regarding natural materials which includes timber screens, deck and cladding, off-shutter concrete and also stone cladding juxtapose with the hostile architectural form creating, creating a home that’s not only visually and also spatially exciting, but also cozy and intimate. The considerable use of water inside the design of the home carries a 25 metre lap pool area with a glass cell between the water as well as the basement cinema area, and a shallow yet expansive reflective lake on the approach facet, which mirrors the structure day and night, and elicits a sense of tranquility.
The executive style of the Albizia House Design home is greatly influenced by the ‘Googie’ buildings of the American designer John Lautner. The origin with the name ‘Googie’ dates to be able to 1949, when designer John Lautner designed free airline Hollywood coffee shop, ‘Googies’, that have distinct architectural features.
‘Googie’ architecture is a kind of modern architecture plus a subdivision of futurist buildings with stylistic conventions relying on, and representing 50’s U . s . society’s fascination and marketing and advertising emphasis on futuristic layout, car culture, planes, the Space Age, as well as the Atomic Age.
‘Googie’ have also been characterized by design varieties symbolic of motion, which includes upswept roofs, curvaceous geometric styles, and the bold usage of glass, steel and also neon, the character of which is embodied in Albizia House Design.