Murali and Divya’s brand new house at Chembookavu in Thrissur district, Kerala is a modern abode that has been designed to suit the tropical climate of Kerala.
Shingles have been paved on the sloped roof. Meanwhile, wooden paneling and interesting jali works in clay adorn the exteriors. The car porch is built separately from the main structure and is arranged on the side of the front yard.
Designed in 4600 sqft, this fabulous mansion has a spacious car porch, sit out, formal and family living areas, dining space, and courtyard, kitchen with a work area, five bedrooms, upper living area, balcony and open terrace.
The entrance door opens to the spacious formal living area designed in double height. A semi partition has been installed here to ensure privacy. The spaces are decorated with beautiful indoor plants that add a hint of greenery. The chic ‘L’ shaped couch and the Buddha theme grants a classy elegance to the formal living area. Vitrified tiles have been paved on the floor. The stunning furniture pieces and the paneling works exude the regal elegance of exquisite Nilambur teak.
The courtyard is designed in Buddha theme. This area is adorned with charming indoor plants. Meanwhile, the wall and the ceiling here are secured with grill enhanced with colored glass panels.
The family living area and the dining space have been arranged as part of the spacious hall. Custom made furniture and chandelier add a graceful ambience to this area.
The stairway features the classic combination of wood and glass. Arranged just beside the courtyard, the stairway leads to the mezzanine floor. A mini bar and a sitting space are arranged here. One could easily catch a glimpse of the mezzanine floor from the formal living space and the upper living space too.
The spacious kitchen has lots of cabinets and other storage facilities. The cabinets, meanwhile, are done in laminate with acrylic finish. The counter top has been paved with Korean stone. A quaint breakfast counter too has been arranged in the kitchen.
The bedrooms are designed in unique themes. The bath attached bedrooms have wardrobes for storage. There are three bedrooms in the ground floor. The huge glass windows in the master bedrooms open to the stunning views of the beautiful garden.
Interestingly, this luxury abode is equipped with smart home technology. The lighting, air conditioning and surveillance are controlled by automated technology. The family didn’t forget to pledge their commitment to sustainable living even when they built a modern dwelling. A solar on - grid plant has been installed on the roof. Besides, rain water harvesting facility, well recharging and efficient waste management too have been arranged in this wholesome house.
Location – Thrissur
Plot – 18 cents
Area – 4600 SFT
Owner – Murali Ashokraj
Architects – Anoop Chandran, Maneesha Anoop
Amac Architects, Thriprayar, Thrissur
Mob – 9995000222
Year of construction - 2020