Here we have analysed and reviewed the design of 3 BHK Apartment admeasuring 801.00 sqm. Good desirable features have been shown as “Recommended “ (R) and undesirable features as “Not Recommended” (NR).
The road on which the Apartment abuts and the North have shown in the sketch.
*NR Not Recommended
Things will be different for all “4 – flats” as the wind direction as well as frontage and direction change for all flats. Hence comments which are applicable for flat no. 1 may not be applicable for 2, 3 & 4 and vice versa.
Flat – 1
Flat – 2
R1 Windows in opposite walls are good for cross ventilation.
R2 Cupboard in internal wall is recommended. Cupboard on exterior wall are not desirable as they may get damaged due to moisture / dampness in wall. The plywood will soon get damaged due to moisture.
R3 T.V. at desirable distance from sitting area is better.
R4 Kitchen, Store room & Wash area are well located and connected and satisfy the concept of kitchen triangle.
R5 The entry of the house is not direct to the living room providing some space for waiting, shoe rack, racks for wardrobe and other day to day things.
R6 Good Storage space is provided adjacent to kitchen.
R7 Concept of dry and wet space is maintained in toilets.
R8 Good and adequate space for wash basin.
R9 Good space for storage of shoes , umbrella & other necessary items.
R10 The location of bedroom is in wind direction which is good for summers.
R11 Balcony is in wind direction which is good for summers.
NR1 Living room & kitchen does not have adequate ventilation. It will suffer for Natural light.
NR2 4’-0” wide balcony not ideal for sitting, Square of 6’-0”x6’-0” or 7’-0”x7’-0” would have been better.
NR3 Too little space for T.V. show case, speakers.
NR4 Not enough space nor good design for sitting arrangement.
NR5 No direct ventilation in toilet.
NR6 Bedroom is in opposite to wind direction which is not recommended for summer.
NR7 The Bedroom window is visible from adjacent balcony and it would be visible for upper / lower floors too Hence privacy of Bedroom is not maintained.
NR8 Dining room would be dark as there is no direct natural light.
NR9 Location of flat is in front of main Road which can create nuisance.
NR10 Bedroom location is not recommended as it is opposite to natural wind direction.
NR11 The placement of wardrobe is not appropriates on this wall it should be on opposite inner dead wall.
NR12 The wardrobe placement is critical it should be located on adjacent wall (next to toilet door).