House in Kitaurawa is a minimal residence located in Saitama, Japan, designed by Hitoshi Wakamatsu Architect + Associates. The home is situated in a quiet but dense neighborhood. The three story wooden structure features a series of skylights to provide abundant natural light during the day. The kitchen is characterized by an extended concrete island that serves as a serving counter. A portion of the residence’s interior is comprised of wooden walls, ceilings, and floors. A portion of the floors are transparent to allow for light to flow from the upper levels down to the space below.