La Pinada House / Fran Silvestre Arquitectos

La Pinada House / Fran Silvestre Arquitectos

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Paterna, Spain
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  722
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers:  Geberit, Alias, Betacryl, Dekovent, Eggersmann, Flaminia, Gandia Blasco, Levantina, Papema, Zucchetti
  • Interior Design: Alfaro Hofmann
  • Collaborators: María Masià, Estefanía Soriano, Fran Ayala, Ángel Fito, Pablo Camarasa, Sandra Insa, Santi Dueña, Ricardo Candela, David Sastre, Sevak Asatrián, Álvaro Olivares, Paloma Márquez, Eduardo Sancho, Esther Sanchís, Vicente Picó, Erika Angulo, Alba Monfort, Ruben March
  • Structure: Josep Ramón Solé (Windmill)
  • Project Manager: Studio 2
  • Technical Architect: Carlos García
  • City: Paterna
  • Country: Spain
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Text description provided by the architects. Twenty-one plateaus and seven volumes tell the story of this house.

The aim of the project is to give a new and even identity to a house belonging to the same family for several generations. The original house formed by the aggregation of different interventions at different times, with different construction systems. Each of the rooms in the house describes a moment in life of this family story. Thus it was essential to maintain the structure, spaces, uses, garden and memories, presenting them in a new way.


The further layer built in the history of this place employs new volumes used for new parts of the program. In this way leisure areas are projected, containing always the scale of the building and are presented as a sort of aggregation of small parts, which draws courtyards and narrows areas, as the traditional Mediterranean architecture does.


The interior respects the intermediate levels system producing a large spatial heterogeneity in rooms with a wide variety of sizes and heights. The supporting structure of the original house is housed inside the furniture that has the same gray shade as the trunks of some of the species that inhabit the garden.

The house is woven both among the trees and among the good memories that live in this pine forest.

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Cite: "La Pinada House / Fran Silvestre Arquitectos" [Casa Entre La Pinada / Fran Silvestre Arquitectos] 28 Sep 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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