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Refugio La Parva / elton+léniz arquitectos asociados

Refugio La Parva / elton+léniz arquitectos asociados

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Santiago, Chile
  • Architects: elton_léniz
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  75
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2011
  • Photographs Photographs:  Natalia Vial

Text description provided by the architects. Under the existing house is needed to build a shelter.

© Natalia Vial
© Natalia Vial

Regulations and customer needs only allows a less risky operation, the existing building has to be suspended and diged under it to accommodate an apartment of 90 m2.

© Natalia Vial
© Natalia Vial

The shelter is then defined in perimeters, divisions and slabs of concrete and a facade with windows that recognize a terrace and views of Santiago.

© Natalia Vial
© Natalia Vial

The interior is coated with wood which hides the insulation and supports the natural lighting of the west front through some skylights in the areas with bigger depth.

© Natalia Vial
© Natalia Vial

The design focuses on reconciling the construction of a floor socket to enable independent living of the two resulting units. The plinth is the base and the new topography of the house A.

Planta
Planta

The proposed language relates to the construction of stone walls and foundations. It is interesting to articulate both constructions in the unit and the contrast of its proportions. 

Corte
Corte

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Cite: "Refugio La Parva / elton+léniz arquitectos asociados" 16 Aug 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/263532/refugio-la-parva-eltonleniz-arquitectos-asociados> ISSN 0719-8884
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