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AIS Glass Villa, Goa, A One Of Its Kind Living Space, Windows & Facades Magazine

A fusion of contemporary and local architecture, AIS Villa is being built in the village of Nachinola in Goa, nestled amidst lush green fields. It is being developed by Ahilia Homes, a boutique interior and an architectural team led b the Tarun Tahiliani design house with support from AIS Glasxperts, the architectural division of Asahi India Glass Ltd. (AIS) that specialises in applied glass. In keeping with the spirit of modern architecture of the country, this glass and laterite villa is a befitting tribute to the marriage of tradition and technology. A classic Goan courtyard structure has been reinterpreted with steel columns, giant glazing fold out glass doors, and glass chambers in the bedrooms through which old trees retain their beauty, keeping the light and form unique by any structural standards.

The villa has been designed architecturally by Sameep Padora in concert with the vision of Tarun Tahiliani and Bindu Vadera of Ahilia homes. The project is the orchestration of Jahan Tahiliani of Ahilia Homes and with the support from AIS Glasxperts. The two-level AIS Glass Villa has a built-up area of 6,628 Sq ft with four bedrooms, including a very natural master bedroom en suite bath, which includes a special cove study area and massage rooms. The home will be adorned by a 2900 Sq ft landscaped garden with a private, glass, infinity pool, all on a plot size of 16,953 Sq ft. What sets the villa apart is the use of glass in its construction. Various kind of glasses is being used in the AIS Glass Villa, where experts are trying to offer various solutions to the residents of the villa, while keeping the aesthetic appeal of the material – Glass. Products like AIS Security glass is being used to keep the villa burglar proof as it is has very high level of intrusion resistance, high performance, energy efficient glass AIS Ecosense is used on the façade, sound proof and dust proof windows are installed to keep sound and pollution at bay for the residents of the villa. The wooden window profiles are selected to enhance aesthetics of the structure. All these materials are selected keeping in mind the functionality, performance and aesthetic appeal, which would enhance the look of this villa.

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AIS Glass Villa - Exterior view

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AIS Glass Villa – various kinds of glass used in its construction sets it apart

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Living room at AIS Glass Villa

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Dining room at AIS Glass Villa

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Courtyard at AIS Glass villa

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Sunken lounge at AIS Glass Villa