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SALC House / Frederico Zanelato | Architects

  • Architects: Frederico Zanelato | Architects
  • Location: Mogi das Cruzes, São Paulo, Brazil
  • Architects: Frederico Zanelato | Architects
  • Authors: Frederico Zanelato, Fernanda Kano and Regina Sesoko
  • Students: Guilherme Bravin and Nayara Mendes
  • Structure: Wagner Garcia de Oliveira
  • Contributor: Regina Santos
  • Building area: 250 sqm
  • Area: 360.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2009
  • Photographs: Bebete Viégas

© Bebete Viégas © Bebete Viégas © Bebete Viégas © Bebete Viégas

From the architect. The landscape of a native reserve in the condominium guided the deployment and the openings of the residence located in Mogi das Cruzes near Sao Paulo.The plot of 12x30m, in sharp ascent, is facing a thicket providing the occupation of social and intimate on a single floor at high level, where the view was privileged.

© Bebete Viégas
© Bebete Viégas

The service area and vehicles seized under the ground floor in the social block.

© Bebete Viégas
© Bebete Viégas

Living room and kitchen are designed in an integrated and a grand opening this volume frames the green landscape.

The bedrooms, playroom, office and bathrooms take the body back of the house forming a courtyard reserved for more family living activities.

The only flat roof covering the dorms creates another volumetry which also houses the water tank.
Glass panels bring transparency. Ceramic coating the floor of the social areas, and masonry walls to receive plaster lath.

Thus, discerning the possible landscapes, took advantage of the sloping ground for the most appropriate allocation of the program of the residence and, consequently, the conformation of pleasant living areas.

© Bebete Viégas
© Bebete Viégas
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