House of Colours @ Chennai
Scope : Architecture + Interior Design
Built up Area: 1220 sft
Interior Budget :15 lakhs
Year of completion : 2020
We were put on board to design when the building was already up with her first floor slab. The residence on the third floor was planned to accomodate a living ,dining, kitchen with utility ,a bedroom with an attached toilet and a guest bedroom with a common toilet – all with an existing and structural layout that had been planned for commercial tenantal spaces in the lower two floors.
The clients wanted a splurge of colours in their spaces them being doctors .This being Studio AJ’ s first project the amount of confidence and freedom they vested in and gave to us can never be put in words. The journey as a whole was a rich learning experience .
Shoe rack designed for convenience.Doors can be slid open using toe fingers of the foot and shoes can be lifted by clutching them with toe and index fingers of the foot
Left pic: The Glass pane, part of the Tv unit near the entrance foyer gives a subtle hint about the myriad of colours the house holds.
Right pic: Study corner illusioned to be carved out in a long living room – the space dictating its own character
Left pic: Living to Balcony Door view on a grey textured wall Right pic :Textures within a frame.
Master bedroom Cot with brass inlaid headboard and loft cabinets above. Master bedroom TV unit designed to accomodate the requirement of a full height mirror at the right end near the bed which is composed to a full height storage unit in the niche between the column and wall onto the left side.
Last two images show the walk in wardrobe with a mirror and open shelves near the mirror for easy access to cosmetics
Small in space this neutrally toned guest bedroom houses a cot,side unit, Tv unit cum wardrobeluctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo.
Kitchen with inbuilt OTG, microwave ovén and an inbuilt fridge ,sink on to the left + hob on the right. Utility sink shown on the right pic.
Blue themed bathroom for Master Bedroom.
Common toilet in brown and pastel coloured theme .