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The Sleeping Giant by O'Donnell + Tuomey Architects

Killiney, Republic of Ireland

This 500m2 house is a concrete, timber and glass funhouse of secret
passageways, tilted ceilings and tiny doors. Now known as the
Sleeping Giant, the starting point for the house was a line drawing
by John Tuomey of a giant asleep on his side.

Client: private
Contract value: 3 million euros (£2.3 million)

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