JAPAN CRESCENT, ISLINGTON
A late Victorian terrace block with a contemporary twist, this new house at Japan Crescent provides a living quarters to suit the modern aged lifestyle. Designed as a modern interpretation of the traditional architectural language, it mimics the architecture visually whist having a contemporary layout; one which caters to the needs of modern living. This live-work unit provides a generous open plan living area on the ground floor with the sleeping quarters located on the first floor. The office is found on the lower ground floor and is completed with its own outdoor patio, providing a peaceful sanctuary to work in
Contemporary construction techniques such as ‘Structurally Insulated Panels’, passive heating and ventilation together with permeable paving will make this dwelling a symbol of low energy housing within a densely populated urban setting.
PARTNERS: D4P Developments / Hurley Palmer Flatt / Southern Testing / Shrimplin Brown