Bayview House by Gartner Trovato Architects
Bayview House is situated on 1200 sqm size of land and considerably slopping from street. It is located on Bayview of NSW of Australia and designed by Gratnor trovato Architects.
The house located on odd plane and the site has its longest boundaries running east-west which allows the splendid views of Pittwater and neighboring area of north.
As the house is built on odd plane it was made as per shape of land. it has a slender footstep to access the sun rays and for cross ventilation for all rooms of the house meanwhile one can get views of Pittwater from each room.
The house was built in such way that the entrance of the top floor of the house is at the level of street, while other floors remain below. The house is divided into 3 floors and it is south open so that it gets plenty of air and light, the different floors are connected by individual stairs.
The top floor hosts the main living spaces along with kitchen and dining area. It also has a bar/cellar and a powder room and entrance to the three outdoor living places. The kitchen opens to main outdoor living terrace on the west part of the volume that integrated with a louver roof to protect it from adverse weather. The upper part also host garage and have a storage area.
The middle floor hosts the master bedroom. Apart from it, this floor also houses guest rooms, an artist studio with way to an outside terrace for reflection and also workplace for the artist. The lowest one hosts the bedrooms, media room and other service spaces.