Designed for a family of five in a quiet neighborhood in northern Kyoto city, the
The growing tree is planted in the center part of the home’s living area with the rest of the rooms built out from there allowing the family to stay connected.
The bathroom sits just off the living area open to the space like an open-air bath. Sliding glass doors and a curtain are available for privacy if anyone desires it. The master bedroom is right behind the bathroom.
Opposite the bathroom is the kitchen and dining room which benefit from the natural light pouring in from above.
Upstairs, three identical bedrooms for the children are lined up on one side with a large tatami room on the other.
The interior is the perfect mix of modern and traditional Japanese design, which is what the husband preferred.