Mention vernacular architecture and images of bamboo huts, stone cottages and log cabins come to mind. However, a response to local climate, sensitivity to microsite context, and appropriate use of natural materials need not always adopt a rustic form.
AT A GLANCE
Type of home: A detached landed house in Bishan
Size of home: 5,307 sq ft (land area); 6,674 sq ft (built-up area)
Who lives here: A family of seven
ID: FOMA Architects