Aptly named, House with Podocarpus includes a remarkable podocarpus tree that has been on the site of the residence for many decades. Designed by Toru Atarashi and Yasutoshi Mifune, the home can be found in Osaka, Japan and impresses with 3,433 square feet of luxurious living spaces. The aforementioned tree is a symbol of resilience and a magnificent example of natural beauty, and it can be admired from the main living areas through generous windows.
The living and dining rooms boast with open spaces and simple yet elegant furniture pieces complemented by natural textures and finishes. The Japanese style room is an epitome of minimalism and tranquility, and it definitely represents a perfect place for meditation and relaxation. At the ground floor, a very large window can be opened or closed completely according to preference in order to minimize or strengthen the boundaries between the indoor and outdoor spaces.