The CAR in Salzburg

The CAR-shaped house project in Salzburg / Gnigl is regarded as the original planning idea of ​​the city architect Voglreiter, with the work being implemented by a regional timber construction company.

The CAR house in Salzburg was planned at the edge of a nature reserve as a multi-generation house by city architect Voglreiter. The focus was therefore on the following ideas:

1. Connection of a corner terraced house from the 1970s with structure in the form of a car (wooden construction)

2. Multi-generation house with separation of children. By closing a wall breakthrough, 2 individual  apartments for children      and a separate generous section for parents were created.

3. A 3-litre energy-efficient home through optimal use of then existing possibilities of heat processing - “3-litre car home”        (this proposal was, however, ultimately not realized by the timber construction company)

4.  Use of highly expensive building land in the central part of ​​Salzburg according to relevant building laws

5.  Exceptional architecture with a unique idea

6.  Fast wooden construction

​After over 5 years of comfortable and happy test living in the CAR-shaped home on Lerchenstraße in Salzburg, the home was acquired by the Hrazdira family (see the pictures and videos below).

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Klaus und Kathrin Hrazdira in World Most Extreme Homes

Klaus und Kathrin Hrazdira at a party in Car in Obertrum

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Happy family Hrazdira  in Car restaurant in Obertrum

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