It is a plot of land of 500 sq.m. located within the settlement of Kounoupidiana in Akrotiri Chania. It is bordered by neighboring plots and by a private road connected to a 10m wide municipal road. The terrain on a slope and the location of the plot is privileged, as due to its slope offers an unobstructed sea view. The entrance to the plot is to its west side. The aim of the architectural study was to design a residence which could accommodate a family of four and their guests. Central idea of study was the development of the building on its east-west axis, in order for all the residence’s areas to have bright lighting and ventilation, in accordance with the principles of bioclimatic architecture.
Two-story bioclimatic house with basement