A private residence has been augmented by a garden room and new landscape:
Two connected terraces restructure the landscape and serve as base for a Pavilion reminiscent of the 50's origins of the house.
Light-colored travertine-paving extending the geometry of the house into the depth of the garden, simplified balcony railings and improved outdoor lighting add to the new found clarity of the property.
Project Team : Niels Schoenfelder, Shilpa Ramadurga, Vikram Kumar and executing Architect Heiko Steege
International design magazine " AD - Architectural Digest " , Indian design magazine " Platform " and Internationally popular architecture website " Archdaily " Features mancini in between june - october 2012
Construction of a small house surrounded by coastal plantations of South India has been completed. A kitchen/ living space in the ground floor opens entirely to become a veranda protected on two sides by massive double walls housing all infrastructure and secondary spaces like stair wells and bathrooms. A well proportioned double height room on the first floor providing space for work, play, music and books
Project Team : Niels Schoenfelder, J.T. Arima, Geethapriya V., Swati Chandrashekar, R. Saravanan, Kumar, A.V. Mourougane
A town house of the 40's located diagonally opposite the Tanjore Palace is being restored and refurbished as a Hotel introducing the traveller to the rich heritage of Tanjore and South India through the photo-art of Frederic Delangle. (www.fredericdelangle .com)