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San Lorenzo House / de Blacam and Meagher Architects

  • 01:00 - 14 August, 2013
San Lorenzo House / de Blacam and Meagher Architects
San Lorenzo House / de Blacam and Meagher Architects, Courtesy of Quinta do Lago
Courtesy of Quinta do Lago

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Faro, Portugal
  • Design Team

    John Meagher, Paul Fox, Andy Richardson
  • Project Managment

    Forbes Project Management
  • Collaborating Architects

    Lawrence and Long Architects and Planassociados
  • Area

    650.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
Courtesy of Quinta do Lago
Courtesy of Quinta do Lago

Text description provided by the architects. The villa is set on a sloped site surrounded by pine trees facing an open landscape.

Courtesy of Quinta do Lago
Courtesy of Quinta do Lago

The entrance side of the house with its closed and private elevation, contrasts with the open southwest facing elevation and its double height portico on the garden side, all set within a simple landscape arranged for screening, privacy and shade.

Courtesy of Quinta do Lago
Courtesy of Quinta do Lago

The house is stretched out along the length of the site in a series of volumes that step gradually up the slope from the entrance road to the double height living room at the top.

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Cite: "San Lorenzo House / de Blacam and Meagher Architects" 14 Aug 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/411346/san-lorenzo-house-de-blacam-and-meagher-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884