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0500EET Entroncamento Housing / Belém Lima Arquitectos

  • Architects: Belém Lima Arquitectos
  • Location: Vila Real, Portugal
  • Project Team: Filipe Silva, Francisca Guardiano, Márcia Oliveira, Ana Coutinho
  • Engineering: Norvia | coord MJ Borges
  • Client: Imobiliária Região Basto
  • Area: 3461.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2010
  • Photographs: Fernando Guerra | FG + SG

© Fernando Guerra | FG + SG © Fernando Guerra | FG + SG © Fernando Guerra | FG + SG © Fernando Guerra | FG + SG

From the architect. The project is a small apartment lost among many others, or a palace hidden among the trees. Enormous windows open up over the landscape, a distance that protects us from the world by the most exacting framework of its beauty.

Floor Plan
Floor Plan

It is a black building, a shadow. A building that does not want to appear, that is there but isn't, that exists but does not exist in this place, raising its shadow between the whiteness of all the others surrounding it.

Text provided by Belém Lima Arquitectos

© Fernando Guerra | FG + SG
© Fernando Guerra | FG + SG
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