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House is a basic human need besides food and clothing. It is the responsibility of the government to provide houses for its citizen. This responsibility is in line with those set forth in the Constitution Act No. 1 of 2011 in which having the house becomes the rights of every citizen of Indonesia. In addition, the house is a building that serves as a shelter for the residents to develop themselves in order to achieve the maximum quality of life. The house is constructed from a regular spatial arrangement coupled with a solid structure led to the facade appearance based on the needs of its owner. Kauman, as a tourist village of batik products in Pekalongan city, became the object of this study because Kauman mosque is the main entity of Muslim population which represents the structure of the house. The results of subsequent analysis defined the pattern of the existing façade can be used as a reference to other studies of different place.
Keywords: facade, philosophy of life, Kauman-Pekalongan
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