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Villa Renovation CC / Matteo Foresti

  • 10:00 - 15 November, 2017
Villa Renovation CC / Matteo Foresti
Villa Renovation CC / Matteo Foresti, © Atelier XYZ
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Situation Plan
Situation Plan

Text description provided by the architects. Secretly hidden behind its walls, the house remained quiet. Throughout a century, from a small house, the construction has grown: two shops, a bathroom, and a few other rooms have invaded, little by little the patio.

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© Atelier XYZ
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© Atelier XYZ

The first step of the project was the main one: remove all unnecessary constructions. To get closer to the origins. Suddenly, the volumes got clearer.

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© Atelier XYZ

The thick stone walls were revealed. New openings generated a new circulation between the public rooms (livingroom, kitchen, dining room) and the patio.

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© Atelier XYZ
Sections
Sections

The first floor, where the common livingroom dominates the patio, offers privacy and silence to the rooms. Between the inside and the outside, the white walls have became the silent background for the intense sunlight of San Vito.

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Cite: "Villa Renovation CC / Matteo Foresti" 15 Nov 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/883641/villa-renovation-cc-matteo-foresti/> ISSN 0719-8884

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