The Inverted Warehouse Townhouse of New York
People in Manhattan and other neighboring cities were truly amazed of the extraordinary design of Architect Charles Wolf and the known designer Eunjeong Seong. The Inverted Townhouse in New York is obviously one of the prides of Manhattan for it is a renovation of a warehouse loft turned into an impressive townhouse. It is an addition and renovation of a Tribeca Loft building. For some people they find it truly interesting to live in. Although some say that the design is a little brutal and inflexible. The main entrance of this house is located in the fifth floor whereas there are two sequences that separate the public and private direction. While the upward direction connect the public spaces and the downward direction goes to the bedrooms, playrooms and the study room that’s why it is called the Inverted Warehouse Townhouse.
We believe that these design is not precisely a cozy home but at least it emphasized its unique features to stand in line of the Manhattan’s famous townhouses. It has an elevator that opens from the main entrance and there are descending elements that highlighted the upside-down organization. It is seen here that there are three double-story levels which are dig out from the dark center of the deep warehouse floor plates to welcome the light all over the house.
Many claimed that the main accomplishment of Dean-Wolf’s work of art is cutting the roof open to allow the natural light and air into the interior public areas. They utilized glass panels to create a shining effect into the dark center of the building. There are more secrets to be revealed here. So in order for us to know the reasons why it amazed the many people, let us come and explore the different areas of the Inverted Townhouse.
The frameless burgundy glass makes this house more contemporary that fits the domestic life of New York.
The single stairs that ascends to the living room using clean lines for a modern feel.
A glimpse to the impressive conversion of a loft into an extremely large area.
A sight of a very cool, dynamic and extended area in the Inverted Townhouse.
The light from the outside enters the cozy bathroom that will really made you feel comfortable.
The stairs that will drive you to the descending path of the living room.
The friendly light that comes from the fifth floor goes to the stairs down to the other featured areas in the house.
As you can see, the light visibly illuminated the stairs as it give way to see the other parts of the house.
The wooden designs simply creates a contemporary look that makes the people who lives here feels that their home has a courtyard.
The white stairs complements the color of the wall and the bookshelf that perfectly impressed the people who visits the residents of this house.
It acknowledge the light from the main entrance to the stairs down to the other parts of the house.
The candle light as well as the furniture achieves the stillness and elegant look of this living room.
Apt furniture pieces are put together in one place to express beauty and charm.
This is the Cross Section of the house showing its stairs that connects the different areas of the house.
The Inverted Townhouse floor plan and it’s legend.
This is the Five-Floor Plan of this Inverted Townhouse.
People of Manhattan truly loves the artistic and creative design of the Inverted Townhouse in New York. As we take a tour in this house, we can claim that the architect as well as the designer really deserved to achieve many awards for their exceptional talent and skills. This domestic type of house is suitable in New York.
The group effort that has been shown by Dean-Wolf Architects of New York – dean-wolf.com, with the skillful minds and wits of Charles Wolf and Eunjeong Seong as the designer is really extraordinary. The use of the visible stairs that stage a sense of lift and upward and the visibility between floors that brightens the dark boxy rooms inside of a windowless type of warehouse will mark in the minds of the people.