Built on ridge in Johannesburg, this modern house has steel-framed construction and floating structure. Steel-framed house design chosen to minimize the impact to environment (the development process) and create simply but beautiful and comfortable living zone. Has rectangular form, this steel-framed house design consist of two bedroom, each bedroom at side of building. Large center area consists of living-kitchen-dining, built with open-plan concept. There are sliding glass door at each side of living-kitchen-dining, connect inside to outside of large decking terrace area and beautiful ridge panorama.
Take away ideas beside of steel-framed and floating structure are such as outdoor shower area right in front of open-plan bedroom, stones walls that also framed in steel. The stones are local materials. Built-in storages for pantry, open-closed kitchenette, and of course this steel-framed house interior design, which has simple yet modern style. Designed by South Africa firm, GASS Architecture.