A large family home in Belfast explores how multi-generational households can live together and provide both shared and private accommodation, whilst achieving a balance of independence, privacy and community.
Multi-Generation Family Home in Belfast, Ireland © Donal McCann
Expectations and demands are high, the wish list is long. This presents architects and clients with complex challenges. In consideration of the demands and expectations relating to quality of living, indoor climate, health and energy-efficiency, bricks, clay blocks and roof tiles prove to be very valuable building materials.