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House in Serra de Freita / Oficina d'Arquitectura

  • Architects: Oficina d'Arquitectura
  • Location: Serra de Freita, Arouca, Portugal
  • Architects In Charge: Florêncio da Costa, José Pinho
  • Area: 316.0 sqm
  • Photographs: Courtesy of Oficina d'Arquitectura

Courtesy of Oficina d'Arquitectura Courtesy of Oficina d'Arquitectura Courtesy of Oficina d'Arquitectura Courtesy of Oficina d'Arquitectura

"In a harsh climate with mountain scenery, dominated by granite rock where mankind little marked its presence comes the demand to create an object that will blend with the landscape. The exposed concrete responds to the material demand and the volume breaks up as it follows the slope."

Courtesy of Oficina d'Arquitectura
Courtesy of Oficina d'Arquitectura
Cite:"House in Serra de Freita / Oficina d'Arquitectura" 03 May 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/231139/house-in-serra-de-freita-oficina-darquitectura/>