Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter has designed Micro Cluster Cabins, located in Larvik, Norway. Consisted of a cluster of three structures, the dwelling completed in 2014 totals 70m² (753ft²).
The client wanted a cabin for the whole family, but at the same time it needed to be divisible in some way. The solution was a cluster of three structures, which can be used individually. Each of the buildings is defined as a clarified geometric volume, organized around the outdoor area that binds them together as one unit.
Toward the northeast, a hill borders and defines the site, together with the view in the opposite direction. The spatial interaction between landscape and the structure creates a beneficial microclimate. This is reflected by the structures’ southwest orientation, where the gable end is glazed. In the other directions the buildings appear more closed.
— Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter
Drawings and Models:
Photographs by Lars Petter Pettersen
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