Crescent House in Japan by Shigeru Ban Architects

Crescent House

Crescent House

Japanese houses are always killer with awesome concept. And, most impressively, integration with the land is regularly astonishing. Designed by world renowned Japanese architect Shigeru Ban, Crescent House is a vacation home located on the slope of south Hakone Villa residence area in Atami, Japan. This seamless flow of cypress wood house brings the beauty and serenity of nature surrounding into the inside to entertain your eyes and soul.

In the crescent-shaped plan, there is 184 square meters of living space with two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a living, a dining and kitchen area. Lifted on Pilotis, the first floor living spaces are entered through a glass-enclosed staircase at ground level which rises into the underside of the structure. Crescent House is a wonderful place to live with fabulous views of Mt. Fuji. Have a look!

view from the front yard

curved exterior enclosure

entry stair

living area

Dining room + kitchen

Interior Design

Bed Room

Beautiful view of the house

view of residence through the trees


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