Forget the traditional Japanese house style which has a rigid structure with wall mounted bookshelf system. This time, the house called Race Round would turn your imaginations upside down. It was designed by Architect Show Co. The house itself is located in Itoshima, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. From the outer part of the house we can see that the building design is quite exceptional. It has a definitive edge on one of its part. It also shows the openness of the structure without neglecting the needs of keeping the households’ privacy.
The house itself is designated for a young couple having two children. It means that both the structure and furniture arrangement shall be kids friendly. Take a look at the house’s inner courtyard. It gives chance for the trees to grow on the soil. Besides, there is also a swing which could create paradise for the little one. The courtyard is protected by a high wall with open roof. On one of the wall in this Japanese house style design with the wall mounted bookshelf system, we can find a colorful accent.
Let’s move inside the house. The living room possesses a double height ceiling. It is integrated with the kitchen and dining too. The seating area is located on one corner. Meanwhile, the dining table is put in the middle part of the room. Mom would cook on the other edge while the kids are waiting for the prepared meal. You can go upstairs by taking steps into a concrete staircases. The unique thing about this stair is, you can do peek a boo too since the balusters are made out of concrete with some small holes.
The upper part of the house is utilized as the study room. This serves you with wall mounted bookshelf. In terms of lighting, the house depends on natural light transmitted through large glass window. Additionally, this Japanese house style interior design with the wall mounted bookshelf system also has ceiling integrated lamps.