Villa Lumi

Villa Lumi, Avanto architects, finland
Construction year: 2014
Address: Lemminkäisenkuja 1, Nummela | NUMMELA | Finland
Latitude/Longitude: 60.32782, 24.30824

Villa Lumi (lumi = snow) is bordered from three sides by streets. The incoherent suburban environment doesn’t provide any interesting views or starting points for the architecture. This is why the building turns around a courtyard. The noise of traffic is blocked with a glazed pool wing. Terrace courtyard, opening towards the evening sun from the west, is a place of several activities for the family living in the villa.

Inside the restricted palette of materials and colours, together with the high open living room, create a restful atmosphere. A special delicacy of the villa is the asymmetric cast-in-situ concrete stair in the entrance, highlighted with the roof window.

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Assistants: Felix Laitinen, student of Architecture
Gross floor area: 370m2
Client: private
Interior design: the client together with the architects
Structural design: Marko Kujala, RI
HVAC design: Ekotek LVI-suunnittelu Oy/ Juhani Huttunen
Electrical design: InsinööritoimistoTechniplan Oy / Heikki Grundström

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