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House in Pedralbes / BC Estudio Architects

  • 05:00 - 15 April, 2017
House in Pedralbes / BC Estudio Architects
House in Pedralbes / BC Estudio Architects, © Julio Cunill
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Text description provided by the architects. This family home is located in the upper area of Barcelona. The building was move to the rear of the plot in order to achieve the best orientation towards the south and east, and to have a spacious garden with panoramic views of the sea and the city of Barcelone.

© Julio Cunill
© Julio Cunill
Site Plan
Site Plan
© Julio Cunill
© Julio Cunill

Its proximity to a ring road required a formal solution to noise pollution. It was resolved in the home, by designing a façade of wooden slats and planning a green wall-talus on the edge of the lot.

© Julio Cunill
© Julio Cunill

The pedestrian access to the house and to the garage is located to the side of the site. The different floors, ground, first, second and basement are developed following the longitudinal form of the terrain, with a stairwell and elevator in the middle that divides the different areas in each level.

Section
Section

The basement as well as the garage includes storage rooms, machine room, wine cellar and gym in the back of the garden, where the swimming pool is. The bedrooms, with a study and terraces, are on the first and on the second floor.

© Julio Cunill
© Julio Cunill

The contrast between the wood and bush-hammered concrete with large woodwork structures serves to integrate the house with the garden and its surroundings.

© Julio Cunill
© Julio Cunill

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Cite: "House in Pedralbes / BC Estudio Architects" 15 Apr 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/867874/casa-en-pedralbes-bc-estudio-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884

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