all the way to the edge

okie dokie- i’ve recently had a request for a more indepth lok at the edge house featured in my earlier post here. firstly this house is oft called Mr. K’s Edge House. i tell you what- i’d sure like to be Mr. K. the home is located in the ‘celebrity’ kansai district of osaka in japan. the building sits on the side of a forest mountain overlooking much of the city. in my earlier post i mentioned that it would be sweet for a holiday house overlooking the water.

as you approach the building from the road you a greeted by a bold s

well sort of… the block that is clearly visible houses the utilities, bathrooms and creates some privacy for the downstairs sleeping area. the full layout of the building can be seen here Edge House 21 750x7451 Glass & Concrete Residence in Japan Displaying an Eye Catching Architecture Edge House 22 750x2321 Glass & Concrete Residence in Japan Displaying an Eye Catching Architecture Edge House 23 750x2401 Glass & Concrete Residence in Japan Displaying an Eye Catching Architecture this next photo shows the sleeping area separated from the kitchen and dining by the split levels. Edge House 05 1 750x5311 Glass & Concrete Residence in Japan Displaying an Eye Catching Architecture the mid tier level that joins the sleeping and primary living space can be described as a small sitting area, shown here Edge House 07 750x4911 Glass & Concrete Residence in Japan Displaying an Eye Catching Architecture check out the barcelona table by mies van der rohe, and the le corbusier sofa and armchair. the dining and kitchen space is also highlighted by some famous chairs. see if you can spot them Edge House 08 750x5301 Glass & Concrete Residence in Japan Displaying an Eye Catching Architecture there is the lc4 by le corbusier on the left and the spoletto chairs by ufficio tecnico. that wasn’t too hard was it… the house also captures some amazing views through the magnificent windows Edge House 05 750x5301 Glass & Concrete Residence in Japan Displaying an Eye Catching Architecture this houose is simply brilliant. that is all

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