Design: Oleksandr Maruzhenko, Rina Lovko
Location: Winchester, England
Sector: Residential
Area: 200 sq m
Year: 2020


This house provides a sense of constructive continuity with large windows for enjoying views of Winchester. Herringbone flooring of solid Pine defines a soft atmosphere in combination with minimal "Sitio chair" by atelierdetroupe, arabescato marble fireplace, and floor lamp "Roy" by Mario Nanni for Viabizzuno. "POP" sofa by Christophe Delcourt.
 

The lightness and simplicity come from the monochromatic palette, characterized by a warm color scheme, raw materials, and a beautiful collection of vintage furniture.

House in Winchester by Men Bureau
House in Winchester by Men Bureau

Living room, kitchen, and dining all flow into one another. The kitchen is made of solid oak and brass.Furniture in neutral tones and wood Bifold Doors only add to the overall minimalist scheme of the house. A countertop made of the same material as the fireplace and bath - arabescato marble. Kitchen mixer tap by Vola. Cooktop extractor by Bora. Wooden "weave" chair with armrest by Vilhelm Wohlert. Lightning "sul sole va" by neri&hu made of oxidized aluminum for viabizzuno.

House in Winchester by Men Bureau
House in Winchester by Men Bureau

The floor level of the entrance is slightly raised. This intensifies the spaciousness and contributes to the separation between the public zone to the front and the private to the back. The "Triangle Ottoman" stool was designed by Stellar Works.

House in Winchester by Men Bureau
House in Winchester by Men Bureau

Defined by simplicity and careful detailing, this house is completed with several iconic furniture pieces from designers such as Mario Nanni, Vilhelm Wohlertby, and Christophe Delcourt. Different shades of wood and grey textures blend into the whiteness of the marble in a calm environment. The "Offset Stool" by Philippe Malouin for Resident is made of smoked oak.

The specificity of this project is the mix of three materials: arabescato marble, oak wood, and brass, which were introduced to lend the space a unique character. Washbasin mixer By Vola. Electric towel warmers and a set of hydroprogressive mixers by Ceadesign.

House in Winchester by Men Bureau
House in Winchester by Men Bureau