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  7. Corpo Santo House / Rui Cerqueira Barros

Corpo Santo House / Rui Cerqueira Barros

  • 00:00 - 24 November, 2012
Corpo Santo House / Rui Cerqueira Barros
Corpo Santo House / Rui Cerqueira Barros, © José Campos
© José Campos

© José Campos © José Campos © José Campos © José Campos + 39

  • Architects

  • Location

    Matosinhos, Portugal
  • Design Team

    Rui Cerqueira Barros _ arch. - Cesar Barros _ eng. - Joaquim Barros _ eng. - Paulo Duval Sobreira _ arch. - Fernando Barbosa - Eugenio Pinto
  • Construction

    JCA Construções
  • Area

    160.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2012
  • Photographs

© José Campos
© José Campos

Text description provided by the architects. An old and ruined house divided in three different flats was the departing point for this project.

A new volume has been added to join the three levels and, beside the stairs, it contains toilets, kitchen and laundry room.

© José Campos
© José Campos

In the entrance floor we have the garage and laundry. The social area is on the middle floor, with living room open to the kitchen and a small courtyard.

© José Campos
© José Campos

In the upper level we can find two rooms and bathroom, to enhance the spatiality of the rooms, ceiling beams where left visible.

Courtesy of Rui Cerqueira Barros
Courtesy of Rui Cerqueira Barros

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Cite: "Corpo Santo House / Rui Cerqueira Barros" 24 Nov 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/296161/corpo-santo-house/> ISSN 0719-8884
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