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Costa Cachagua House / Iván Vial Montero

  • Architects: Iván Vial Montero
  • Location: Cachagua, Zapallar, Valparaíso Region, Chile
  • Project Area: 349.47 m2
  • Project Year: 2007
  • Photography: Rodrigo Opazo

© Rodrigo Opazo © Rodrigo Opazo © Rodrigo Opazo © Rodrigo Opazo

  • Collaborators: Héctor Cisterna G., Fabián Arratia C., Pablo Cruz
  • Client: Private
  • Construction: Pablo Barceló
  • Structures: Manuel José Ruiz
  • Materials: Reinforced concrete, stone
© Rodrigo Opazo
© Rodrigo Opazo

The project is located on a slope overlooking the Pacific ocean towards the west.

© Rodrigo Opazo
© Rodrigo Opazo

The project functions as a cubic lookout with two levels.

Sketch: Back view
Sketch: Back view

We release the largest area of land towards the west, and the privileged view of the sea.

© Rodrigo Opazo
© Rodrigo Opazo

The volume contains the pool to the north, protected from the coastal wind.

Plan 1
Plan 1
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