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House Gazebo / AR+C

  • 01:00 - 9 December, 2013
House Gazebo / AR+C
House Gazebo / AR+C , © Lorena Darquea
© Lorena Darquea

© Lorena Darquea © Lorena Darquea © Lorena Darquea © Lorena Darquea + 18

  • Architects

  • Location

    Quito Canton, Ecuador
  • Architect in Charge

    Francisco Almeida, Tatiana Bohorquez
  • Area

    160.0 sqm
  • Project Year

© Lorena Darquea
© Lorena Darquea

Text description provided by the architects. The project is residence house of 140 m2 located in Guayllabamba, Ecuador. The house is conceived as a continuation of nature to which is embedded inside the mountain. This green platform allows the preservation of a lookout site prior to constructions.

© Lorena Darquea
© Lorena Darquea

A perimeter contention wall composes the primary structure. An air chamber allows having a thermal comfort inside and protects from humidity.

© Lorena Darquea
© Lorena Darquea

The structure was calculated to resist about 20 cm of vegetation on deck. Open skylights allow cross-ventilation and communication from the house to the deck.


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Cite: "House Gazebo / AR+C " 09 Dec 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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