Architectural House Design Blends Mirage Residence Sea

Kois associated architects blends ‘mirage’ residence with aegean sea by rooftop swimming pool. The Architectural House Design Blends Mirage Residence with Aegean sea is located on a steep and rocky hillside on the greek island of tinos, and overlooks the aegean sea with expansive views.

Designed by kois associated architects. The house was intended to closely integrate with its surroundings,  Described as ‘an invisible oasis hidden from the unsuspected eyes.’  The single level living space is covered by a boundary-less pool. creating a visual effect of water extending to the horizon and merging with the seascape.  Additional materials are taken directly from the local landscape, so as to match the existing context.

So, let’s get some glimpse of architectural House design of Mirage.

Architectural House Design Blends Mirage Residence with Aegean sea

Architectural House Design, Blends Mirage Residence, with Aegean sea

  • Project info about architectural house design of Mirage Residence :

Location: tinos island, greece
Year: 2013
Area: 198 sqm
Type: residential
Status: commission
Principle architect: stelios kois
Project leader: nikos patsiaouras
Design team: filipos manolas, gaby barbas, giannakis konstantinos

Upon approach, the only visible feature of the structure is the pool’s surface, which merges with the sea. Below, the 198 sqm dwelling is enclosed by stones constructed of local stone, as well as retained earth at the rear.

Architectural House Design, Blends Mirage Residence, with Aegean sea

These walls: Along with a layer of water on the roof, create thermal insulation to keep interior spaces cool. The building was carefully locate to stay protect from prevailing winds. As well as reduce excavation impact on the landscape. Described as a ‘doric’ approach, the program was strip down to essential features.

Architectural House Design, Blends Mirage Residence, with Aegean sea

The rectangular pool covers a single story residence embedded into the hillside.

Floating above a treasured entrance, a unique  rooftop infinity pool embellishes beautiful Tinos Island in Greece’s Cyclades archipelago. The largest of its kind, Tinos Island has recently become a focal point for architectural inspiration.

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