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O House / Belém Lima Architects

  • Architects: Belém Lima Architects
  • Location: Vila Real, Portugal
  • Architects: Belém Lima Architects
  • Engineering: Norvia | coord MJ Borges
  • Constructor: RPM
  • Area: 550.0 sqm
  • Photographs: FG+SG – Fernando Guerra

© FG+SG – Fernando Guerra © FG+SG – Fernando Guerra © FG+SG – Fernando Guerra © FG+SG – Fernando Guerra

From the architect. The O house is a house in the countryside, yet it is more than a country house. It is a marker house which exceeds functionality.

© FG+SG – Fernando Guerra
© FG+SG – Fernando Guerra

It turns it's focus inward while the inside while the Marão mountains pay attention.

Site Plan
Site Plan

Here, the library is a bridge, the staircase a living room, the atrium a boomerang, in movement without progress.

© FG+SG – Fernando Guerra
© FG+SG – Fernando Guerra
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