A small two-story house built on perfect lot location. The site where this small two-story house built is located in front of a small park. The rear of the house is facing the small park. Lucky isn’t it? To get full advantage of its location, the rear facade of the house designed in such away so the dwellers can enjoy natural small park views with its sunshine. Beside of that, efficient interior circulation concept applied to arrange rooms or activities area layout.
Small Two-story House Efficient Plan Idea
The room arrangement of this small detached house somehow is really interesting. Beside its achieved an efficient interior circulation, the interior layout is literally define the shape of front facade and rear facade! Awesome, isn’t it? Not only have that, the interior layout of second floor also defined the height and the shape of this contemporary South-Korean house’s roof. You see the irregular shape of both front facade and rear house facade isn’t it? Somehow you can guest what activity room inside it aren’t you? What a cool room arrangement idea!
Begin from long front portico-like terrace with wooden flooring, after black entry door, entrance area exists. The entrance interior area is dirt floor. The dirt floor area is a place when you take off your shoes, and wear a flip flops or any footwear that special used inside the house. A black shoes cabinet present in entrance area to store shoes or any outdoor foot wears.
After the entrance area, you will see “three-way junction” hallway. At right side is access to parents’ or in-laws bedroom. Left side is staircase area, then after that you will find spacious living area with double-height void. Behind the living/family room is powder room and bathroom. At side of living room, dining area and kitchen exist. Yup, dining-kitchen room and living room separated with partition panels. The partition panel consists of three vertical glass windows. There is no door between kitchen-dining room and living room. At side of the kitchen, walk-in pantry exists.
The parents’ bedroom, living room, and dining area has own outdoor rear terrace. Each room has floor-to-ceiling glass sliding door that become a partition to divide indoor and its outdoor zone.
Second Floor Plan Small Two-story House Architecture
The stair has split-level structure. The second stair’s structure has built-in functional railings. The railing made from wood and has storage box for multi-function purpose. It can be bookshelves, for displaying decorative plants and or ornaments.
After go up through stair, you will see bathroom. At the left side is master bedroom. If you go to right side, first you will see cinema/entertainment area, and then there are two rooms next to cinema area. Those two rooms are workplace room, and multi-function room. The master bedroom has own spacious private terrace that facing small park at the rear of house.
The cinema area has own “treehouse” above it. Above the cinema/entertainment area there is a black wooden volume act as treehouse. The addition volume of treehouse-like structure seems popular. The addition volume ideas as shown in small modern house with dogleg plan. The treehouse-like can be added thanks to skillion roof structure above it. It is for a children playground. Beside spacious private balcony terrace for master bedroom, there is a long tiny balcony at second floor. That tiny long balcony can be accessed from workspace room.
Small Two-story House Decorating Idea
This small two-story has white-black concept with natural brown hardwood flooring as its harmonious agent. While white is the main color, certain building elements, furniture, and decoration ornaments has black color. For the exterior, metal frames that framed openings has black color. For inside of the house, furniture has black color. White u-shaped kitchen is contrasting with black dining table and black dining chairs. Big pendant lighting fixtures has also has black color.
The rear facade of this small modern house looks like has series of nooks that framed the activities area. The depth is intended to reduce sun exposure. Innovative and unique isn’t it? Another unique structure is a continuous roof that connect garage roof and the front terrace of the house.
Credit & source: UTAA ????,??? ???,?????,????,???,???? ? ????. Gyeonggi-do, South Korea.