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The Roof House in Copenhagen

New Home in Denmark design by Sigurd Larsen architect

17 Jul 2017

The Roof House, Copenhagen

Architect: Sigurd Larsen

Location: Copenhagen, Denmark

The Roof House

The Roof House

Natural light is an essential element when you build in the Nordic countries. Indirect light has a beautiful cold blue color that reminds you of the proximity to the ocean. The low sun from south adds a warmer yellow light to the spectrum.

The Roof House

The Roof House is designed to catch both indirect and direct sunlight at the same time and turn in into an ever-changing experience when walking through the sequence of rooms.

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A perforated wall circumferes the house and creates different grades of privacy and windless outdoor spaces. The house is crowned by a roof of sloped surfaces towards all four corners of the world.

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From an open court the entrance is located right at the heart of the house. From here the high ceilings open up to a spacious living room.

The Roof House

Below one roof a wing for the parents located with access to a Southwestern court. The kitchen is directly connected to a Southeast court offering morning sun. Below two other roofs you find the children’s area where an annex will later be used as a teenage house with its’ own entrance.

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A series of customized furniture were designed for the house prior to its completion.

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The Roof House in Copenhagen – Building Information

Architect: Sigurd Larsen
Size: 150 sqm
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Completion: 2016
Materials: Untreated larch wood, concrete floor, windown from velfac and vitral.
Stylist: Mette Helena Rasmussen

The Roof House

Photographer: Tia Borgsmidt

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Location: Copenhagen, Denmark, northern Europe

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