Location: Kodinar, Gujarat, India
Area: 370 Sq. M
Client: Sandeep Bhatt
Project Started: Mar-2015
The Site is Part of a Large Row House Scheme Located in The City of Kodinar in Gujarat Experiencing Extremely Hot Summer and Very Cold Winters. The Bungalow is Situated on a Coner Plot and Acts as a Node Building with Varying Edge Conditions Having Main Road, Internal Road, Green File and Row House on Each Side. The House in Enveloped by a Grid of Verical and Horizon tal fins That Act as a Protective Skin in Exreme Climatic Conditions. Each fin is Designed to a Specific Angle in Response to Solar Path in Order to Contral Light and Shadows Within The House. This Specific Design of fins Allows Minimum Sunlight withing The House During Winters. The House is Conceptualized as a Monolithic Mass Having Varying Voids Such as Terraces, Verandah, Patio, Balconies etc. an Informal Extension to Every Internal Program.