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La Reserva House / Sebastián Irarrazaval

  • 00:00 - 22 June, 2008
La Reserva House / Sebastián Irarrazaval
La Reserva House / Sebastián Irarrazaval

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Colina, Chile
  • Architect

    Sebastián Irarrázaval
  • Associate Architect

    Andrea Von Chrismar
  • Area

    140.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2006

Text description provided by the architects. It is a low-cost housing, 140 m2, to be sold and repeated in many places as concerned people exist. In this regard it relates to the idea of the container since it has no place.

With the purpose of reducing construction time, geometry is simple and the construction system is on prefabricated basis. Its arrangement is a cross shaped where, in order to embrace the nearby landscape, public areas are placed in second level in a 4 meters high cube.

This severe volume is covered with steel plates that create a double facade that gets hot and therefore increases ventilation of the space in between , refreshing the inner side of the wall

With regard to materials, the building recognizes the inherent uncertainty and inevitability of weathering as a continuation of the building process rather than as a force antagonistic to it.

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Cite: "La Reserva House / Sebastián Irarrazaval" 22 Jun 2008. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/2719/la-reserva-house-sebastian-irarrazaval/> ISSN 0719-8884
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