TEAM 2 ARCHITECTS
House No. 41 Muthaiga
This project involved alterations and extensions to the existing old house in Muthaiga. The façade of the new extension is a replica of the old existing house. The new extension comprise of 2 beds rooms with attached bath and a study. The house celebrates light through wide glass windows and french doors opening out into the garden space. the bedroom is well lit with corner windows. The timber slats in the windows and the timber cladding on the roof fascia has been done in context to the existing house. The addition of new elements like the mazzera stone cladding on the walls breaks the monotony of the façade. The alterations in the existing house comprises of a newly fit modern kitchen, spacious living room with exposed timber beams and a newly fit skylight for maximum daylight within the living areas. The new covered walkway is the transition space between the two houses. A small herb garden has been provided to soften the mazzera tiled floors. Full length glass doors have been provided for a good visual treat of the wide spread garden area.
CLIENT : BUTT ‘N’ BENN LTD
CONTRACT VALUE : KSHS 25 MIILION
YEAR OF COMPLETION: AUGUST 2011