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Via Cordillera / JSª + DMG Architects

Via Cordillera / JSª + DMG Architects
Via Cordillera / JSª + DMG Architects, © Rafael Gamo
© Rafael Gamo

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Poniente, Residencial Las Puentes, 66460 Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
  • Design Team

    Javier Sánchez, Miguel de la Torre, Milton Duran, Sofia Villarreal, Rodrigo Márquez, Tomas Díaz
  • Engineering

    JSA
  • Client

    Desarrollos Delta
  • Area

    11075 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Photography

    Rafael Gamo, Cortesía de JSª + DMG Arquitectos
  • Category

© Rafael Gamo
© Rafael Gamo

Bid by invitation to develop a housing project that seeked to trigger the growth of the western part of the Monterrey metropolitan area.

© Rafael Gamo
© Rafael Gamo

The project consists of two 8-story blocks; a neighborhood commercial area on the ground floor and mezzanine, connected to a pedestrian walkway that gives great potential to the zone. Each block has five housing levels, with 28 apartments, 970 sq ft to 2300 sq ft and four penthouses 150 1615 sq ft each. It has a roof garden on the top level with amenities.

© Rafael Gamo
© Rafael Gamo

The plot where this project was developed has panoramic views. The project maintains and exploits this benefit from the interior of the apartments.

© Rafael Gamo
© Rafael Gamo

On the four facades of the two blocks, the strong sunlight to the South and West was taken into account to create a play with the volumes and projecting shadows.

Level 5. Image Courtesy of JSª + DMG Arquitectos
Level 5. Image Courtesy of JSª + DMG Arquitectos
Fachada. Image Cortesía de JSª + DMG Arquitectos
Fachada. Image Cortesía de JSª + DMG Arquitectos

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Cite: "Via Cordillera / JSª + DMG Architects" [Vía Cordillera / JSª + DMG Arquitectos] 17 Jan 2014. ArchDaily. (Trans. González, Javiera) Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/467679/via-cordillera-js-dmg-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884

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