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El Pangue House / elton_léniz

  • 01:00 - 7 December, 2012
El Pangue House / elton_léniz
El Pangue House / elton_léniz, © Natalia Vial
© Natalia Vial

© Natalia Vial © Natalia Vial © Natalia Vial © Natalia Vial + 25

  • Architects

  • Location

    Zapallar, Chile
  • Associated Architects

    Mirene Elton, Mauricio Léniz
  • Collaborating Architect

    Germán Rodríguez Olivo
  • Area

    437.0 m2
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

© Natalia Vial
© Natalia Vial

Text description provided by the architects. El Pangue House stands on a steep slop site facing the ocean view. The house is developed towards a central vertical circulation, connecting the 4 levels and 3 terraces in which the house is organized, in order to get as much of the view of the pacific ocean as possible, taking advantage of the high offered by the natural slop of the site.

Floor Plan 1 Floor Plan 2 Section BB North Elevation + 25

Each level organizes a different part of the program; the access goes through the lower level were you find parking zone, storage and an open shower. The next level up meets the public zones of the house such as kitchen, play room, dining room and living room. The third level features berdrooms and family room and the fourth the main bedroom.

© Natalia Vial
© Natalia Vial

© Natalia Vial © Natalia Vial © Natalia Vial © Natalia Vial + 25

The constructive system is generated upon sustaining concrete walls that terraces the site in three levels. The fourth level was designed in lightweight structure with wood siding. The living room level appears as a great terrace surrounded by planters which replaces the railings.

© Natalia Vial
© Natalia Vial
© Natalia Vial
© Natalia Vial

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