The FW House designed by Licht Studio to respond the client’s desire about a simple, sophisticated home to facilitate their daily activities and elegant personality as well. Located in clustered neighborhood, contrast to the noisy and busy streets of Karawang where reknown as a concentration place of amount industries. This two-storey, 4-bedroom home is impressive and stand on a beautiful plot of 625 square meters.

Like an oasis, the house design aimed to enhance tropical vibes inside and out. And also to bring a little away from the heat and chaos of the city. The exterior of the house displays the dominant wooden lattice which is a response against the sun. As it’s facing the west, and to keep privacy as the house is located on a corner. In addition to this, a vast opening facing the hanging marble above a cascading water feature combined with ventilated brick wall alongside the open-plan livingdining area forms a distinctive space experience night and day.

Especially, the sophisticated design of this house expresses by the point of the architect designed the custom ventilated brick wall. The intention is to have a light-formed wall when stacks together. Also, they serve as a barrier to minimize visual access from the back area. And provides cross-ventilation into the house as the sunlight traced playfully into the house as another feature. Indeed, by the talent and meticulous in details, the designer brings the project which not only comfortable for the owner, but creates the private and warm space for their elegant personality.

The Architecture Design Project Information:

  • Project Name: FW House
  • Location: West Karawang, Indonesia
  • Project Year: 2021
  • Area: 625 m²
  • Designed by: Licht Studio
FW House, a Sophisticated Home for Elegant Personality by Licht Studio
FW House, a Sophisticated Home for Elegant Personality by Licht Studio
FW House, a Sophisticated Home for Elegant Personality by Licht Studio
The custom ventilated brick wall is specially designed by the architect for this project. Hence, it creates a light-formed wall when stacks together.
FW House, a Sophisticated Home for Elegant Personality by Licht Studio
FW House, a Sophisticated Home for Elegant Personality by Licht Studio
The custom ventilated brick wall helps to provides cross ventilation into the house as the sunlight traced playfully into the one.
FW House, a Sophisticated Home for Elegant Personality by Licht Studio
FW House, a Sophisticated Home for Elegant Personality by Licht Studio
Besides, the living room with the floor to ceiling glass door, bring the opening spaces but intimate ambiance and privacy.

The FW House Gallery:

Text by the Architects: The FW House located in a clustered neighborhood that provides a tropical contrast against the busy streets of Karawang, which is known for its extensive amount of industries. The client is a young family who wants a simple, yet sophisticated house to occupy their daily activities and elegant personality. FW House itself is a two-story house with 4 bedrooms and an interconnecting living and dining area, which stands on an area of 625 square meters. Also, diverse sequences created from the main entrance, foyer, and the rest of the home – creating an intimate ambiance and privacy in the main area.

Photo credit: Mario Wibowo| Source: Tobe confirmed

For more information about this project; please contact the Architecture firm :
– Add: Jakarta, Indonesia

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