Windows

When you are planning to renovate, buy or build a new home or office, have you ever considered what type of window you could choose to create rooms with soft natural light?
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The proposal involved the demolition of the existing rear extension and the addition of three new elements, a living block, glazed link and shed.

The proposal involved the demolition of the existing rear extension and the addition of three new elements, a living block, glazed link and shed.

Moving the entrance also maximised the space available and created a double height, top lit space with the circulation behind a wall concealing how one moves from the differing levels.

Moving the entrance also maximised the space available and created a double height, top lit space with the circulation behind a wall concealing how one moves from the differing levels.

Along the perimeter timber pods surround the main space in the form of oriel windows providing more intimate reading areas, framing a suburban context. Some are singular, others larger for places to study, sit or read

Along the perimeter timber pods surround the main space in the form of oriel windows providing more intimate reading areas, framing a suburban context. Some are singular, others larger for places to study, sit or read

The proposal involved the demolition of the existing rear extension and the addition of three new elements, a living block, glazed link and shed.

The proposal involved the demolition of the existing rear extension and the addition of three new elements, a living block, glazed link and shed.

The new elevation announces the extension to be a modern intervention through its contemporary style whilst using contextual materials

The new elevation announces the extension to be a modern intervention through its contemporary style whilst using contextual materials

The reading room is open plan, lit from above by means of staggered roof lights with glass vertical planes on the north face bouncing and reflecting the southern light

The reading room is open plan, lit from above by means of staggered roof lights with glass vertical planes on the north face bouncing and reflecting the southern light

Windows can often be a crucial and distinctive part of a building's design

Windows can often be a crucial and distinctive part of a building's design

Inside widows convey living comfort, outside a stylish facade architecture

Inside widows convey living comfort, outside a stylish facade architecture

The shape and design of a window are basic elements for integration

The shape and design of a window are basic elements for integration


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The paving detail of the flat roofs is critical to hide the construction detailing and provide a flat surface

The paving detail of the flat roofs is critical to hide the construction detailing and provide a flat surface

The transition into the new is marked by a double height void which draws light into both the existing and new areas of the house while clear and opaque glazing are used to define hierarchies of privacy between the spaces.

The transition into the new is marked by a double height void which draws light into both the existing and new areas of the house while clear and opaque glazing are used to define hierarchies of privacy between the spaces.

The study takes reference from the tower house typology and upon arrival at the top of the hidden staircase a desk, level with the 2 storey roof, provides uninterrupted views over Dublin bay.

The study takes reference from the tower house typology and upon arrival at the top of the hidden staircase a desk, level with the 2 storey roof, provides uninterrupted views over Dublin bay.

Hidden away

Hidden away

A roof light is placed in the north west of this plate such that the pace can achieve the benefits of moving light all day

A roof light is placed in the north west of this plate such that the pace can achieve the benefits of moving light all day

A roof light is placed in the north west of this plate such that the pace can achieve the benefits of moving light all day

A roof light is placed in the north west of this plate such that the pace can achieve the benefits of moving light all day

The appearance from the road is one of solidity with Opal glass and the timber sheeted door providing privacy

The appearance from the road is one of solidity with Opal glass and the timber sheeted door providing privacy

There is an image of their furbished building on the panels in context with the church. The layouts have been improved and rationalised and arranged around the retained pitched roof main hall area which mimicked the church

There is an image of their furbished building on the panels in context with the church. The layouts have been improved and rationalised and arranged around the retained pitched roof main hall area which mimicked the church

The line of the adjacent parapet level is broken as the new build steps up slightly repeating a condition, which occurs further along the street.

The line of the adjacent parapet level is broken as the new build steps up slightly repeating a condition, which occurs further along the street.

The new façade interlocks three dimensionally with the façade of the retained building to create a coherent composition of new and old.

The new façade interlocks three dimensionally with the façade of the retained building to create a coherent composition of new and old.

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