An old house on a plot size of 2,700 sq.ft. with a common compound wall was demolished. Ar. Pranav Patel has conceptualized and designed this newly constructed house for a family of four in Vadodara. The elevation of the house gets this warm and open look, thanks to the wood + brass door and the ceiling.
In its new avatar, the house comprises four bedrooms over three levels with 5 bathrooms, an extended otta with a water body, dining, open plan kitchen and a home theater.
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About the project:
Who lives here: an young dynamic couple with a son and daughter
Location: Vadodara, Gujarat
Year built: 2019
Size: 5,700 sq.ft.
Type: House with 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and 1 powder room.
Designed by: Ar. Pranav Patel, ID. Meghana, ID Jignesh.
Photograph courtesy for the images: Tejas Shah.
Budget: 3 cr.
The architect succinctly summarizes the project as,” a place that justifies the mood through lighting, luxury through automation, and minimalism which is the need of the hour. “
The highlights of the house are: elevation of the house with this grandiose entrance, the master bedroom that has a floating feel to it, and the details in the closet, wall and furniture finishes.
A classic wooden and brass laser cut plate entrance door gives its a luxurious feel. With the repetition of brass grill to the storage putting up to panel to ceiling.
The grey brown italian lift’s up the space with the lavish sofa and
comfortable chair..t.v unit compliments the space with need and a composition
of element .
The art provokes the storyline of the family bond and there
expression of facial gesture.
The open plan layout of the dining room and the kitchen flow seamlessly into each other.
A Well Lit Pooja Room Design
The kitchen has a reflective ceiling with Hunter Douglas chrome finish, an island counter with hob, chimney and wash area surrounded by a storage and appliances counter on either side. It is a very functional and inclusive kitchen that makes room for the family to sit around and relish the food as it is being cooked or just have a chat with the person cooking.
The daughter’s bedroom has a corner bed to make room for a study and the wardrobes. The sliding channels for the wardrobes go with the clean look of the room. The hand woven and painted and patch work fabric used in the ceiling adds a feminine touch to the room. The blush furnishings complement the overall colour palette.
Simple. Elegant. Blue and white repetitive patter is the cornerstone of the design for the son’s bedroom. Subtle elements like the choice of color or the truck on the headboard denote it is a boy’s room. The pattern on the blind is a reinforcement of the pattern on the bed’s furnishings.
The master bedroom comes fitted with an island bed giving. By centering it in the room instead of pushing it to a corner, it steps out of the conventional. The space has an open look; the wardrobe is flushed to the bath door. The bathroom is split into dry and wet areas.
The bedroom on the terrace has a classic touch to it with brass engraved frames and the printed curtains. The jade green upholstery complements the pastel finish. The pearl white walk in closet adds to the brightness of the room. The huge windows let the summer breeze in from the terrace garden.
Paints: Asian paints , Royal Aspira
Furnishings: D’Decor and F&F furnishings
Dining table: Customized table with Italian marble top
Flooring tiles: Simpolo
Bath fittings: Kohler
Kitchen: Aran, Italian kitchen
Ceiling: Kitchen- Hunter Douglas; mirror panels: Master Bedroom 1- Hunter Douglas wooden finish