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Sauna in Ranco / Panorama Arquitectos

  • 00:00 - 4 May, 2011
Sauna in Ranco / Panorama Arquitectos
Sauna in Ranco / Panorama Arquitectos, © Panorama
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  • Architects

    Panorama - Nicolás Valdés, Constanza Hagemann
  • Location

    Ranco, Río Bueno, Los Ríos Region, Chile
  • Collaborator

    Raul Rencoret
  • Area

    30.0 m2
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. The project is situated in Ranco in the lake district – Chile, over a dark granite rock at the shore surrounded by mountain cypresses.

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The project consists of a sauna with a roofed terrace and a changeroom, each of them looking towards different views from the rock to the lake. The three of them connected by a north-south oriented circulation.

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© Panorama

The interiors are cladded in Alamo, a kind of cottonwood tree, meanwhile the exterior is cladded in oak wood because of its strength in harsh weather conditions which will turn grey, similar to the original buildings in the area

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Cite: "Sauna in Ranco / Panorama Arquitectos" 04 May 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
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