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Artiagoitia House / Raimundo Anguita

  • 00:00 - 12 July, 2014
Artiagoitia House / Raimundo Anguita
Artiagoitia House / Raimundo Anguita , © Oliver Yaneza
© Oliver Yaneza

© Oliver Yaneza © Oliver Yaneza © Oliver Yaneza © Oliver Yaneza + 25

  • Architects

  • Location

    Vitacura, Chile
  • Design Team

    Raimundo Anguita , Elvira Guillon
  • Area

    260.0 m2
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

  • Structural Engineer

    Rene Lagos & Asociates
  • Mechanical Engineer

    Darco Micerda
  • General Contractor

    Daniel Alemparte
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Text description provided by the architects. The area is located in Vitacura's commune, in a residential zone of the 80s where it has begun a renovation of the constructions The order consisted of a modern house for a large family

© Oliver Yaneza
© Oliver Yaneza

In the design there was prioritized the need to create spaces that were satisfying the desire of the client to favour the familiar meeting and with friends. A house that in which the children could invite many friends at the same time. From the previous thing, the idea of conquering the area and environment with a plant in the shape of cross, of controlling the privacy of the house towards the street and of generating different spaces of meeting.

Ground Floor Plan
Ground Floor Plan

The house develops in two floors, with the living and dining room dividing the area in two courts. The first  very opened and transparent floor, where there were staying the most public zones of the house and the second hermetic enough floor from the exterior but that rescues the sights to the hill Manquehue. Besides three big exterior courts, the house possesses 3 interior courts that illuminate and integrate the spaces.

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Cite: "Artiagoitia House / Raimundo Anguita " 12 Jul 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884