• Project : Metro Mansion Kalady, Cochin, Kerala, IND.
  • Date : 20/06/2018
  • Location : Kalady, Cochin, Kerala, IND.
  • Client : Hill Storm


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

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