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An?garden Café / Le House

While a house full of steel frame may sound dry and heavy, the impression of An?garden café comes from impromptu hanging plant pots, conjuring up a vision of a dreamlike hanging garden. Another reason why this construction is special is the requirements of the owner ? ?This is a present for my wife.?

© Hyroyuki Oki

Architects: Le House

Location: Khu ?ô th? V?n Quán, V?n Quán, Hà ?ông, Hà N?i, Vietnam

Area: 750.0 m2

Project Year: 2017

Photographs: Hyroyuki Oki

Designed By: Le House + Cao Hoang Anh

Site Area: 308 m2

© Hyroyuki Oki

Text description provided by the architects. While a house full of steel frame may sound dry and heavy, the impression of An?garden café comes from impromptu hanging plant pots, conjuring up a vision of a dreamlike hanging garden. Another reason why this construction is special is the requirements of the owner ? ?This is a present for my wife.?

© Hyroyuki Oki

A strange style that makes this café shop unique
An?garden Café did not pursue a safe plan as other cafes did. Instead, this building aimed for an exclusive place that brings guests enjoyment from both coffee fragrance and picturesque surroundings. The facade of this shop intermingles large pieces of glass with steel frames. Random as the placement may be, it is still decorative and harmonious. Simple cement walls separate the pavement from indoor space. In order to minimize heavy feelings of cement, plants are considered an optimal solution that synchronizes with the indoor environment.

© Hyroyuki Oki

Sophisticated as the appearance may seem, it did not take long to finish the construction. The design both expresses industrial style and dominates other space design principles of traditional café shops that can be found on any Vietnamese streets. Only by visiting An?garden Café can people remember a building that finds artistic expression in its industrial design language, void spaces and design principles that break from original standards. The color tone of the shop synchronizes with white-gray color from cement blended with wood color and black color from steel frames.

© Hyroyuki Oki

Green elements along the space is another emphasis
Inside An?garden Café is the forgotten Hanging Gardens of Babylon which is partly replicated now. Climbers and coffee scent send you to another place other than busy and noisy Ha Noi. Plain and rough cement background brings the unexplainable brightness and highlights interior furniture. This background is lightweight yet modern. If you want to enjoy layers of wide spaces, the ground floor is your best choice, as it has satisfied many visitors. Colors from different objects are combined perfectly in order to create a harmonious environment. On this floor is a small pond with lively aquatic plants right under the staircase. An?garden Café has two floors with a mezzanine that ...
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