Project : Metro Mansion Kalady, Cochin, Kerala, IND.
Date : 20/06/2018
Location : Kalady, Cochin, Kerala, IND.
Client : Hill Storm
Metro Mansion Kalady
The metro mansion is situated in Kalady, the land of Sankaracharya . The
owner’s brief was to have a luxurious, tropical, contemporary family home.
Surrounded by Coconut trees with a wide landscape, a 16000 sqft built up
area with 360 degree elevation and 14 levels roofs maintenance an
interaction with its environment through strong diagonal strokes which
embrace the riverside intricate surface of Periyar Lake.
Considering topography and landscape this unique space was designed
following a trace in order to respect trees and green area without
compromising the blistering views of the lake.
Every space has been critically designed to fulfill a cause offering privacy and
intricate views from the inside. The merging of the inside and outside views
offer a transition that creates an experience for the user.
The granite plat form welcomes the visitors which offers the view of a floated
sit out surrounded by a lotus pond. The lobby leads to the visitors to the living
room. The central courtyard which has a triple height wall features more
ambiance and freshness. The sides of the living room have been placed at an
equal distance from the courtyard. An exploration of green strategies adapted
to create intimate spaces for a modern home. Carion Bilta features a soaring
central spiral stair well lined with vertical green walls having 12 mtr height.
The discharging of hot air through roof ventilators at the attic contributes a
warm and pleasant living space