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House in Alentejo Coast / Aires Mateus

  • 09:30 - 25 July, 2016
House in Alentejo Coast / Aires Mateus
House in Alentejo Coast / Aires Mateus, © Juan Rodriguez
© Juan Rodriguez

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Grândola, Portugal
  • Authors

    Manuel e Francisco Aires Mateus
  • Project Leader

    Maria Rebelo Pinto
  • Collaborators

    Vânia Fernandes, Maria Bello, Bernardo Sousa
  • Area

    633.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2015
  • Photography

    Juan Rodriguez
    © Juan Rodriguez
    © Juan Rodriguez
    © Juan Rodriguez
    © Juan Rodriguez

    Text description provided by the architects. Among the pines trees, a stone plateau is drawn to a scale that can no longer be understood as a courtyard. The space embraces a wide area of trees. 

    © Juan Rodriguez
    © Juan Rodriguez
    Plan and Sections
    Plan and Sections
    © Juan Rodriguez
    © Juan Rodriguez

    The house and its services define a recognizable solid border. The interior of this boundary is inhabitable and characterized by light. 

    © Juan Rodriguez
    © Juan Rodriguez
    © Juan Rodriguez
    © Juan Rodriguez
    © Juan Rodriguez
    © Juan Rodriguez

    The more open side of the house creates a water tank through the connection of geometries. A space that embraces its context is created through this closed extension.  

    © Juan Rodriguez
    © Juan Rodriguez

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    Cite: "House in Alentejo Coast / Aires Mateus" [Casa na costa alentejana / Aires Mateus] 25 Jul 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/792019/house-in-alentejo-coast-aires-mateus/> ISSN 0719-8884
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