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La Finca Residence / A-cero

  • 01:00 - 17 March, 2010
La Finca Residence / A-cero
La Finca Residence / A-cero, ©  Courtesy of A-cero
©  Courtesy of A-cero

©  Courtesy of A-cero ©  Courtesy of A-cero ©  Courtesy of A-cero ©  Courtesy of A-cero +19

  • Architects

  • Location

    Paseo de la Finca, 28223 Pozuelo de Alarcón, Spain
  • Architects

     A-cero / Joaquin Torres
  • Collaborator

     Rafael Llamazares
  • Structural Engineers

    Cear obras y construcciones sa
  • Area

    1600.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2010
  • Photographs

From the architect. This new house is situated in an exclusive state called “La Finca” in Pozuelo de Alarcon (Madrid).

It is one of the hundred houses that you can find already built in this exclusive housing development: an area with wide green spaces, lakes and spectaculars houses, which have been designed by A-cero.

©  Courtesy of A-cero
©  Courtesy of A-cero

The structure of this new house is made of clear volumes, straight lines and simples shapes. The house’s front is made of marble travertino and there are many windows in it. Both elements give a lot of lightness to the house.

©  Courtesy of A-cero
©  Courtesy of A-cero

It has a 1,600 sqm surface and three floors (basement, ground and high floor). The structure adapts itself to the slope (4,000 sqm) where the house is. The garage and service spaces are in the basement, while the most public spaces (lounge, dining room, living room …) are in the first floor. Bedrooms and more private rooms are in the high floor. A-cero has designed also a 80 sqm spectacular and geometric swimming pool. It harmonizes with the clean architecture of this A-cero project.

Cite: "La Finca Residence / A-cero" 17 Mar 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/52680/la-finca-residence-a-cero/>
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20 Comments

jonathan · June 05, 2013

this is cristiano ronaldos house..

João · January 26, 2013

Essa não é a casa do CR7?

C?nk · August 31, 2012

Ein Projekt meines zweiten neuen Partners La Finca Residence / A-cero | http://t.co/zT2V5Ied

Hind · August 06, 2012

RT @nat_barcelona: Connaissez-vous la modeste maison de l&#39architecte espagnol Joaquin Torres? http://t.co/ZSx8LAJy

???????? · August 06, 2012

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Xander · May 12, 2012

Lovin it! So many architects arguing about human scale....well we are living in the 21 century....we are living in big cities with skyscrpaers...human scale has become irrelevant...if u want human scale, go live in a log house in the forest...this house is megalomanic...so is the owner I guess....if it suits him than the goal is reached....it is sterile and minimalist....again...it is the wish of the owner...if you are preferring coziness it is your choice....

rroxanel · December 29, 2010

inca o casa dintre preferatele mele.:) http://www.archdaily.com/52680...

I, Architect. · July 12, 2010

#iaflash nice pool. buy it for me sundays... La Finca Residence via @archdaily http://bit.ly/cOTR18 #architecture... http://bit.ly/9ImBrR

mimi watstein · July 12, 2010

nice pool. buy it for me sundays... La Finca Residence via @archdaily http://bit.ly/cOTR18 #architecture #swim

Heeseh · July 06, 2010

I LOVE THIS! I think this is one of my favorite contemporary houses ever.

saymon · March 20, 2010

human scale totaly left behind...

Kiko · March 18, 2010

Seems like Cristiano Ronaldo`s style...

anavic · March 22, 2010 03:12 AM

If you think that come to the Mesi side LOL

ominaeshi · March 18, 2010

Yes, this house is huge. It is dramatically oversized and I can't get the idea of living in a museum-sized house. This place doesn't feel spacious. It feels empty- as if someone just moved out.

However I find it beautiful- the design, the architecture- everything about it is beautiful, except the human scale. So if it was scaled down it would have been THE perfect house.

myaces2008 · March 18, 2010 06:55 PM

If you want a small(er) house don't look at A-Cero.

RQH · March 18, 2010

Someone missed the class on typology in arch. school. If no one told me it was a private residence I'd have no idea. Some parts look like an office building and others like a hotel.

I don't mind excess, luxury, or minimalism but I don't like bad, and that's what this is.

Jeison · March 17, 2010

I have always admired A-Cero. However, I think they´ve been too 'high' on their projects lately. This house is a comeback to the style that made me like them though.

Arquipablo · March 17, 2010

waw...luxury!

The photo of the long interior pool remimds me a scene from "the incredibles" movie

Ma?gorzata · March 17, 2010

I don't like it.It looks like a museum, not a house.
Only photos taken by night are nice.

myaces2008 · March 17, 2010

I think it's one of the greatest houses i've ever seen
(aside? of Marcio Kogan). In my point of view a very, very good balance between cubic contents and design.
Who has better/equal examples?

amr · March 17, 2010

Sorry I hate excess.
Including finely crafted bland excess.

htx75qr8 · March 17, 2010 07:27 PM

And you would do what with the same Client? Build a memorial to your hatred?

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azerus · June 18, 2011 06:10 PM

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