House in a Loft

House in a Loft

Architect
Z-A Studio
Location
New York, United States | View Map
Category
Private Houses

House in a Loft

Z-A Studio as Architects

Two interlocking volumes are compressed into a space that is short of 13’ high. This compression is enabled by using the ceiling of the bathroom below as the bed platform above. The two volumes form L-shaped spaces where once part is double height and the other is a lowered 7’ space. The bedroom dressing area uses the high space while the loft bed is located in the lower part creating the interlocking portion with the bathroom ceiling. Details and colors were generated as a means of enhancing the interlocking volumes and detaching these enclosed private from the open, public space of the loft.

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