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  6. 2012
  7. Wong House / MC2 Arquitectos

Wong House / MC2 Arquitectos

  • 01:00 - 30 May, 2013
Wong House / MC2 Arquitectos
Wong House / MC2 Arquitectos, Courtesy of MC2 Arquitectos
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Quilpue, Chile
  • Architect in Charge

    MC2 Arquitectos
  • Area

    95.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2012
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Courtesy of MC2 Arquitectos

Text description provided by the architects. The assignment was to build a house on a site ment for planting vineyards and produce wine in particular, in a condominium located in the Casablanca

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Courtesy of MC2 Arquitectos

We proposed to do a cut in the hill and locate the house a bit separated from it, leaving a more intimate courtyard protected from weather conditions 

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Courtesy of MC2 Arquitectos

The vines will cover the entire hill and the yard from the hill to the upper terrace.

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Courtesy of MC2 Arquitectos

In a few years the house will be immersed in the vegetation and geography, while keeping its intimate space, the courtyard, and also the most exposed upper terrace.

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Courtesy of MC2 Arquitectos

The whole structure and wall tiles are made of pine. In the interior the wood was lighten with watery latex and sealed with clear varnish.  Gray paint “Ecopinturas” was applied to the outer tiles 

Elevation North South
Elevation North South
Cite: "Wong House / MC2 Arquitectos" 30 May 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/379772/wong-house-mc2-arquitectos/> ISSN 0719-8884