We are currently in Beta version and updating this search on a regular basis. We’d love to hear your feedback here.

Linhares Dias House / BLOCO Arquitetos

Linhares Dias House / BLOCO Arquitetos

© Joana França© Joana França© Joana França© Joana França+ 40

Brasilia, Brazil

Text description provided by the architects. This house is located in a residential area site close to the Paranoa Lake in Brasília. Searching the maximum integration for the social areas of the house we decided to put all the program under one big roof. The roof together with the two side walls forms a “portico” that shades the interiors and part of the exterior spaces of the house.

Section
Section

The internal spaces are distributed in different positions, either advanced or retreated, alternated with empty spaces that give depth and texture to its volumetric composition. To reinforce the unifying condition of the roof we have clad it internally with natural wood, which is visible from almost all the internal spaces.

© Joana França
© Joana França

The bedrooms located in the 2nd floor were separated by an internal void and connected by a suspended open corridor over the living room, originating different relations in a double-height ceiling space with views both to the street and to an internal indoor “patio”. The staircase has a strong presence in the main façade, it projects itself towards the street and crosses the main roof, giving access to an open space on the roof for sightseeing.

© Joana França
© Joana França

Project gallery

See allShow less

Project location

Address:Paranoá, Brasília - Federal District, Brazil

Click to open map
Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address.
About this office
Cite: "Linhares Dias House / BLOCO Arquitetos" 05 Sep 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/424111/linhares-dias-house-domo-arquitetos> ISSN 0719-8884
Read comments
Read comments

You've started following your first account!

Did you know?

You'll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.