A unique ‘in the ground’ house in Japan: Enjoy a different life

The Japanese are always famous for their ability to explore, create almost unlimitedly in all areas of life. That’s why they are always in the top of the world’s leading countries in science and technology. That is also the reason they can come up with unique and novel housing designs such as the model of a house combined with a small restaurant below.

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The owner of this unique house is a French restaurateur. It was he who raised the design problem for the design team, that he needed an architecture that would stand up to time. He also hopes the work “is not artificially smooth, but has the roughness of nature.” He also expressed his desire for the house “to look as if it was there and will continue to be there for much longer”.

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He longed for a building that was both a house and a small restaurant, so that he could pass it on to his descendants. With that house, he could invite guests to the restaurant like he would invite friends to his home, and with those more familiar, he continued to invite them to visit the living room or even stay overnight.

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As soon as they observe the design of the house, visitors have faith that the experience here will be very cool. The architecture of the house has also been carefully studied to suit the geological movements and natural fluctuations. The entire top of the house is poured with concrete to help increase the solidity of the roof, as well as create a special highlight to easily recognize the house from afar.

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According to the design team, the team originally intended to use the concrete pillar system instead of the current natural earth pillar. However, it was the cool feeling of being in a natural cave that made the group completely change their mind, to keep the status quo as it is now.

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The dining area is located near the center of the house, with large dining tables, ready to serve a large number of diners when needed.

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The cooking space is arranged deeper than other spaces, in a reasonable position so as not to affect the general living but still comfortable enough, ready to serve all dishes when needed.

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The spaces for reading and enjoying tea are completely comfortable and spacious, allowing homeowners to enjoy life at leisure during the day.

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The sleeping space will definitely bring a very different experience, both receiving a lot of natural light, and ensuring cool and comfortable, helping homeowners quickly fall asleep.

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The bathroom space is indifferent, just enough to ensure privacy and still bring a cool and airy feeling to the user.

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With a creative and unique “go to the ground” design, creating a very unique attraction that is not “in touch” with other buildings, the house will certainly bring new experiences for both people. come to eat and people live and rest here.

According to Archdaily

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