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  7. Single-Family House in Pedro Verde / Elisa Valero Arquitectura

Single-Family House in Pedro Verde / Elisa Valero Arquitectura

  • 00:00 - 29 July, 2011
Single-Family House in Pedro Verde / Elisa Valero Arquitectura
Single-Family House in Pedro Verde / Elisa Valero Arquitectura, © Fernando Alda 
© Fernando Alda 

© Fernando Alda  © Fernando Alda  © Fernando Alda  © Fernando Alda  + 7

  • Architects

    Elisa Valero Arquitectura
  • Location

    Granada, Spain
  • Area

    229.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2008
  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. The project is structured in horizontal layers, a system of plains that define a new line of land, the platform belonging to a classical temple that Martienssen defines as the first condition for Western architecture.

Plan
Plan

Over this line of land we built the shadow line, and between the two, an open place for contemplating, for looking into the distance. Inside this place, the scale expands in a double height protected by an enormous lintel.

© Fernando Alda 
© Fernando Alda 

The volume of the bedrooms hung from a system of metal trusses and split to allow southern light and views draws the silhouette. Beneath the line of land, a basement includes the swimming pool, the garage and a den open to the garden.

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Cite: "Single-Family House in Pedro Verde / Elisa Valero Arquitectura" 29 Jul 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/153511/single-family-house-in-pedro-verde-elisa-valero-arquitectura/> ISSN 0719-8884
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© Fernando Alda 

佩德罗佛单亲家庭住宅 / Elisa Valero Arquitectura