The home was built using a mix of materials such cork, locally-sourcedWestern Red Cedar timber for cladding and reclaimed materials for the structure and glazing. Its interior houses a small wood-burning stove, a retractable bed and opens up onto a patio that provides beautiful views of the surroundings. Nakabayashi designed the house and, together with one other person, built the structure using only battery-powered tools.
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The soffit and small living area are made fromplywood and polycarbonate, while the walls are insulated with cork. The small team used reclaimedtelephone poles for the basis of the structure and locally-sourced western red cedar as the main building material.
+ Nozomi Nakabayashi