1962. MORRIS MINOR

Client : Mr. Shanker and Family
Project category : Residential
Location : Ulliyeri, Kozhikode, Kerala
Area : 0.5 acre / 1800 sqft

Creating or not creating foot prints was the first design thought. Since the weekend home is also a farm, the idea of pilotis (one of the principles of Great Le Corbusier came in to the drawing table. Interestingly we realized the modernism in architecture was (also) an attempt to retaliate with nature, distinguishing the environs of humans and the rest.
A Modern Villa couldn’t be more modern if concepts of clear ground, pilotis, differentiating facades, roof garden and linear openings; cumulatively brings an environment of sophistication, beauty and elegance, embedded in natural environment.