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Torekov House / Wåhlin Arkitekter

In 2016 we were approached by a couple who wanted to commission a new build on a block of land in Torekov in the south of Sweden. Torekov is a very popular and exclusive Summertown where Swedes, and also many tourists, travel to during the summer. The client had recently acquired the land and used it for recreational purposes only during the summer months. With the new build, however, they wanted to be able to stay there comfortably also during the winter although spending about half their time in Stockholm still.

© Ola Österling

Architects: Wåhlin Arkitekter

Location: Sweden

Lead Architect: Per Wåhlin

Team: Architect Paula Idun

Area: 100.0 m2

Project Year: 2018
Photographs: Ola Österling

© Ola Österling

Text description provided by the architects. In 2016 we were approached by a couple who wanted to commission a new build on a block of land in Torekov in the south of Sweden. Torekov is a very popular and exclusive Summertown where Swedes, and also many tourists, travel to during the summer. The client had recently acquired the land and used it for recreational purposes only during the summer months. With the new build, however, they wanted to be able to stay there comfortably also during the winter although spending about half their time in Stockholm still.

© Ola Österling

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