Award-winning studio apartment in Bukit Panjang by Metre Architects on the market

Award-winning studio apartment in Bukit Panjang by Metre Architects on the market

Here is a rare opportunity to acquire an award-winning apartment conceptualised by Woon Chung Yen of Metre Architects and featured in an array of design media, including designmilk, nevertoosmall and, indeed, ADDRESS itself. Situated in in Bukit Panjang, it is an attractively priced, one-bedroom studio unit, which has been uniquely customised. Faced with the task of incorporating all the functions of daily life into a compact space, many designers would have looked to a compressed layout with an emphasis on foldaway units. Woon has, instead, gone for a radically different approach, ingeniously taking advantage of relatively high ceilings to create a layered solution, with work and dining functions at the lower levels ascending to the bed at the peak of the “hill”. As he puts it, “When you move up or down this slope, the space changes, the function changes. There is openness at the base of the slope to meet friends; there is intimacy at the top of the slope to rest, to be alone. “Functionality is built into the design. Every step, every tilt, every indentation, every protrusion,…

FOR SALE: $820,000
Park + Associates imbues shophouse living into Parq Bella in Joo Chiat 

Park + Associates imbues shophouse living into Parq Bella in Joo Chiat 

Mention Joo Chiat and one of the first things that comes to mind are the shophouses that line the vibrant enclave. No wonder then that when Park + Associates was tasked to design a condominium located there along Tembeling Road, its response was to take inspiration from the building type. The outcome is Parq Bella,…

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Live well at TMW Maxwell by Formwerkz Architects with its stacked sky terraces

Live well at TMW Maxwell by Formwerkz Architects with its stacked sky terraces

In Singapore, rooftop gardens are becoming increasingly commonplace, as are sky gardens inserted into the upper floors of a tall building. So when Formwerkz Architects saw how the brief for TMW Maxwell requested “many sky terraces”, it knew it had to do something noteworthy.  Leading the charge was Alan Tay, one of the founding partners…

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