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Gathering place – Bialy Bór : Polish Architecture

Bialy Bór Housing, Poland – design by kwk promes Architects

9 Apr 2009

Gathering place Poland

Design: kwk promes Architects

Location: Bialy Bór (Bor)

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The object was to be a gathering place for 8 related families. The key concept was to use a round plan, as a circle had been a symbol of gathering for ages.

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The initial layout was modified, as a semicircle enabled a better look-out towards the nearby lake. The common zone was hidden in a natural slope of the plot. The night zone was located on the upper level and devided into eight units in order to keep each family’s privacy.

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The form of the units was to correspond with those of the houses in the neighbourhood. After all, we have recieved a building that is something between a single-family house, a multi-family house and a guest house.

Bialy Bór Homes images / information from kwk promes Architects 2009

Gathering place architect : kwk promes

Location:Bialy Bór, Poland

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