HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER, from wood to wonders
HASSLACHER NORICA TIMBER, from wood to wonders

House Sonnleiten

© Arch. Madritsch
© Arch. Madritsch
© Arch. Madritsch

Haus Sonnenleiten in Gnesau is a timber structure situated transverse to the slope on four levels with the third level designed as a retreat, gallery and visitors' department which ends on level four as a bedroom. The most important room is the centrally located square living room with an open fire and gallery floor which is generously glazed and spanned over three floors by a structurally sophisticated supporting structure.

Project information
Location: Gnesau
Customer: K&B Holzbaugesellschaft
Architect: DI Reinhard Madritsch
Structural analysis and design: DI Kurt Pock
Building owner: Barbara Niederbichler and Dieter Börner
Year of construction: 2014
Products used: Glue laminated timber
Special features: Recognition award at the Holzbaupreis Carinthia 2015