Farm House Gamleveien, Norway

Farm House Gamleveien, Norway Building, Norwegian Farmhouse, Photo, Design, Property

Farm House Norway : Architecture

Norwegian Residential Project – design by SKAARA Architects

2 Apr 2010

Farm House Gamleveien

Jevnaker
2008
Design: SKAARA Architekter

Farm House Gamleveien Farm House Gamleveien Norwegian Farmhouse Norwegian Farm House

Farm house Gamleveien

Total cost: approx. 4 mill NOK
Area: approx. 160 m2

The building replaces an old derelict barn, and complies a sheltered court yard together with the existing main building.
It now accommodates a small apartment, sauna/fitness room and a double garage with storage space.

The three pitched roofs represent a new interpretation of the old saddle roof, and gives extra useful space on the upper level.
The two gable-pitches face the magnificent view towards the west horizon. The middle east-oriented pitch opens up towards a steep hillside nearby and gives additional daylight to the rooms on ground-level.
A flybridge connects the upper level for easy access to storage room on the upper level.

Farm House Norway Gamleveien Building Norway Farm House Farm House Norway

The building is constructed with a masonary ground floor base, supplied with natural stone facing, and laminated wooden beams in the roof structure. The gables are clad with timber battens. Roofing material is of wood boards.

The construction is highly insulated in order to reduce energy demands.
All windows are of low energy class best quality to reduce energy costs.
The heat supply is assisted by a heat pump which also reduces energy costs.

The wood facades are painted with environmentally friendly matt ”Falurød” paint which give the building a soft red tone, easily associated with old farm buildings in the region.
The interior materials are a mix of oak flooring, silver varnished wood panels, and some details with natural stone as used in the exterior.

Farm House Gamleveien Farm House Gamleveien

Farm House Gamleveien images / information from SKAARA Architekter


To see all listed projects on a single map please follow this link.

Other Norwegian houses designed by SKAARA Architects:

Cottage Buholmen

Cottage Haellestrand

Cottage Hvitsand

Cottage Parisholmen

House Bygdoeynesveien

House Hundsundveien

House Nordvik

Houses Trollveienvelliveien

Kaffeplassen

Norwegian Architecture – Selection

Floating Sauna, Hardangerfjord, southeast of Bergen
Casagrande & Rintala
Floating Sauna
photo from REA

Floating Sauna : iconic fjord architecture

Juvet Landscape Hotel, Gudbrandsjuvet
Jensen & Skodvin Arkitektkontor
Juvet Landscape Hotel
image : Jensen & Skodvin Architects

Juvet Landscape Hotel

Norwegian Architect Office

SKAARA Architects

Triangle House Oslo

Bislett Stadium Oslo

Oslo Operahouse

Buildings / photos for the Farm House Gamleveien Norway Architecture page welcome

Farm House Gamleveien Building