8th & Fordyce Apartments
This brief calling for a series of upmarket bachelor townhouses was compiled in conjunction with muse architects and resulted in 18 double volume townhouses each with their own private outdoor living spaces and an interior garden courtyard that allows for secure access to each unit.
The development is a street edge making use of the slope and evokes the memory of Victorian terraces houses, which also adds eyes on the street thereby promoting security on the street.
Materials to be used are kept basis as well as how tech as possible in order to facilitate maintenance. By making use of sheared walls, thermal massing is promoted.