Car Park House / Anonymous Architects
The Car Park House places the carport on the roof with the residence below float over the hillside.
Architects: Anonymous Architects
Location: Echo Park, Los Angeles, USA
Photographs: Steve King
From the architects:
This inversion moves the typical ground floor of the house up on the roof and makes the simple act of arriving home â€“ and driving onto the roof of the house – a surprise every time.
The roof is also usable as deck space and has unobstructed views of the San Gabriel Mountains, which are to the Northeast of Los Angeles……