Projects Manufacturers: STENI, Gerflor, Asaş “COPY” ArchDaily Zaferaniye Garden Complex / Olgooco Zaferaniye Garden Complex / OlgoocoSave this projectSaveZaferaniye Garden Complex / Olgooco Mehran Khoshroo ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/883627/zaferaniye-garden-complex-olgooco Clipboard Area: 38000 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Collaborators:AlmaraMelkomian, Mehdi Atashbar, Amir masoud Nafisi, Adel Ataei, Soudabe Qorbani, Nastaran Namvar, Tannaz Khoshroo, Niloofar Esmaeili, Reyhane Miraftab, Sepide Ghabelzede, Amir Hossein Mohebi, Torang Asadi, HashemKarimiCity:TehranCountry:IranMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Mohammad Hassan EttefaghRecommended ProductsEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesAlucoilStructural Honeycomb Panels – LarcoreFiber Cements / CementsRieder GroupFacade Panels – concrete skinFiber Cements / CementsSwisspearlSwisspearl Largo Fiber Cement PanelsMetallicsTECU®Copper Surface – Classic CoatedText description provided by the architects. Zaferaniye garden complex is a private housing project, ordered by client at 2007 with 64 residential units and a total area of 38000 square meters, in 12 floors above, and 3 floors under the ground. The building site is situated in a 6500 square meters old garden in northern parts of Tehran.Save this picture!© Mohammad Hassan EttefaghDesign process.Avoiding cutting the site trees was of utmost importance to arrange the building foot print according to local regulations; thus two individual masses were arranged on the ground, with some connections under the ground accordingly.Save this picture!DiagramThe concept of plant boxes as a representation of the interacting city life and nature was envisioned to sculpt the mass volume.Save this picture!© Mohammad Hassan EttefaghRecycling of rain water trough made us able to use it for Irrigation and flush tanks –using a gray piping system. This way we developed a big number of trees on balconies with minimum height of 2floors and outdoor living surfaces.Save this picture!© Mohammad Hassan EttefaghAfter setting the trees, we got both privacy and a new micro-climate on the balconies and beyond. Providing privacy using ever-green leaves and an automated Irrigation system ,assures lasting mutual view from both the apartments and the city with a response to Tehran’s polluted air.Save this picture!Privacy and green layerSave this picture!© Mohammad Hassan EttefaghDuring the time needed for the growth of façade plants, the project creates new views for itself and it is not depended on environment’s view.Having a tree beside the façade, makes a new vertical neighborhood; as caring for plants in the lower floors provides vertical privacy and a green view for upper floor.Save this picture!© Mohammad Hassan EttefaghA roof garden with an area of 2000 square meters, including sky-bridge as gazebo,a vegetables garden, and a gathering place, is there for people to use as a landscape of the surroundings, with a great view and sufficient privacy(outdoor living).Save this picture!© Mohammad Hassan EttefaghThere are over 25 types of houses, ranging inform 220 to750 square meters. Each of these are different from the others, in terms of size, balcony and layout, including large family apartments and twin-level penthouses. At least 65% of their perimeter is faced outside, which makes pleasant opportunities for view.Save this picture!Section B-BProject gallerySee allShow lessVilla Bakkum / Moke ArchitectenSelected ProjectsToneheim Folkehøgskole Student Housing / ASAS arkitekturSelected ProjectsProject locationAddress:Asad Abad, Zafaraniyeh, Tehran, Tehran Province, IranLocation to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Share ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/883627/zaferaniye-garden-complex-olgooco Clipboard Photographs Year: CopyApartments•Tehran, Iran Iran Photographs: Mohammad Hassan Ettefagh Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project 2016 Lead Architects: Save this picture!© Mohammad Hassan Ettefagh+ 42 Share Architects: Olgooco Area Area of this architecture project Apartments “COPY” CopyAbout this officeOlgoocoOfficeFollowProductsWoodGlassConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousingApartmentsTehranIranPublished on November 17, 2017Cite: “Zaferaniye Garden Complex / Olgooco” 17 Nov 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.