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Name: Rakhi Zacharia
Construction date: 15-02-2002
Location: Kottayam
Build Up Area: 370 Sqm sqm

The predominant feature of the house is a traditional kerala tile roof. Hidden in this roof is a two storied residence with 4 bedrooms. An attic over the first floor conceals the water tank and other services. The entrance door to the house opens into the courtyard with skylight with a water body and a bridge over the water body leads to the foyer which accommodates the staircase to the first floor. Cut stone pillars are used for the perimeter wall

Awards: IIA award 2003 for excellence in architecture for best private residence in India

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