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Masseria Moroseta / Andrew Trotter

  • 03:00 - 29 July, 2016
Masseria Moroseta / Andrew Trotter
Masseria Moroseta / Andrew Trotter, © Salva Lopez
© Salva Lopez

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Ostuni, Italy
  • Area

    340.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2016
© Salva Lopez
© Salva Lopez

Masseria Moroseta: a white stone farmhouse standing proudly on the ridge with views across the olive trees to the sea.

© Salva Lopez
© Salva Lopez

Built using traditional techniques and local materials, the modern architecture is influenced by masserie (farmhouses) of the past. Set in five hectares of olive groves with trees up to 500 years old, Masseria Moroseta is an enclave of pared-down relaxation and rural simplicity. 

Floor plan
Floor plan

As in a traditional farmhouse, everything is set around the central courtyard: the salon and veranda with their views to the sea, the staircase to the roof terrace, and the six rooms and suites on either side, half with private gardens, the other half with private terraces looking out across the fields. 

© Salva Lopez
© Salva Lopez

Vaulted ceilings and stone floors keep the inside cool on even the hottest days. The communal spaces encourage the kinship of community, while providing many intimate nooks for moments of simple solitude, both inside and out, including the living room, the veranda with its outdoor kitchen and bbq, the spa and gym, and the large pool. Leaving out the marks of time, Masseria Moroseta connects us with the past in a peaceful environment, and grounds us in the traditions of the Puglia countryside.

© Salva Lopez
© Salva Lopez

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Cite: "Masseria Moroseta / Andrew Trotter" 29 Jul 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/792222/masseria-moroseta-andrew-trotter/> ISSN 0719-8884
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