House in Jaunsāti
Remains of historic barn foundations mark the location of a weekend house within a rural farmsted. A storage shed, an outdoor fireplace area and a sauna are all accommodated under one roof.

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Local architectural tradition interpreted to fullfill contemporary necessities.

The new building retains the character of the previous barn thus becoming an organic part of the complex.

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Location: Jaunsāti, Latvia
Client: Private
Architect: GAISS (Arnita Melzoba, Kārlis Melzobs)
Floor surface: 150 m²
Year: 2015