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  7. Casa Ranco / elton+léniz arquitectos asociados

Casa Ranco / elton+léniz arquitectos asociados

  • 00:00 - 20 August, 2012
Casa Ranco / elton+léniz arquitectos asociados
Casa Ranco / elton+léniz arquitectos asociados, © Marcos Mendizabal
© Marcos Mendizabal

© Marcos Mendizabal © Marcos Mendizabal © Marcos Mendizabal © Marcos Mendizabal + 18

  • Architects

    Mirene Elton , Mauricio Leniz
  • Location

    Lago Ranco, Chile
  • Area

    600.0 m2
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. The house is located in a privileged area of ground in terms of views, orientation, etc.. so the shape of the house adapts to the existing, respecting the existence of a large rock cliff and a number of native trees. Both the shape of the house as its program does not serve the purpose of intervening the natural landscape. that is why the house is composed of two volumes connected by a bridge way around the rock and adapt to the position of the trees.

© Marcos Mendizabal
© Marcos Mendizabal

The language of the house responds to the use of typical materials of the south of Chile (shingles, wood) with its own language by treating the wood with carbonileo outward, giving the color black, and a natural interior. Moreover, it is used a more contemporary language with the concrete to create a high noble plane on which is mounted much of the program. The result is a mix between a typical southern barn and a contemporary house, taking care of the integration of interior and exterior, in which, like a tree house, the house takes a privileged position facing the landscape.

© Marcos Mendizabal
© Marcos Mendizabal

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Cite: "Casa Ranco / elton+léniz arquitectos asociados" 20 Aug 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
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