Stone Houses in Cáceres / Tuñón Arquitectos

Stone Houses in Cáceres / Tuñón Arquitectos

© Tuñón Arquitectos© Tuñón Arquitectos© Tuñón Arquitectos© Tuñón Arquitectos+ 40

Cáceres, Spain
  • Collaborators:Albert Palazón, Victoria López Cabezas, Jose Miguel Martín, Inés García De Paredes, Miguel Cayuelas Del Barrio, Andrés Regueiro, Javier Chávez Muñoz and Julia Díaz Beca
  • Structures:Alfonso Gómez Gaite
  • Installations:Úrculo Ingenieros
  • Quantity Surveyor:José Carlos Pozo
  • Landscaping:Benavides Laperche
  • Contractor:FISSA
  • Architects:Emilio Tuñón and Carlos Martínez Albornoz
  • City:Cáceres
  • Country:Spain
More SpecsLess Specs
© Tuñón Arquitectos
© Tuñón Arquitectos

Text description provided by the architects. Located in Cáceres, the house is a simple prismatic volume with a square floor plan of 16-meter sides, and each of the four facades is perforated by three Windows. The stretches of a wall have been constructed with local quartzite stone, and the windows are framed with Extremadura granite of warm tones.

Floor Plans Scheme
Floor Plans Scheme
© Tuñón Arquitectos
© Tuñón Arquitectos
Axonometric Scheme
Axonometric Scheme

Rigorously defined by its outlines, the volume accommodates nine cubic spaces of 4.2-meter sides which serve different domestic uses, from sitting rooms and bedrooms to the kitchen, with the closets and bathrooms placed in between. 

© Tuñón Arquitectos
© Tuñón Arquitectos
Sections
Sections
© Tuñón Arquitectos
© Tuñón Arquitectos

Each of those spaces comprises two layers: a lower one clad with oakwood boards where the building services are placed; and an upper stratum formed by a through of white concrete and completely free of mechanisms. The rooms open on to the exterior landscape through large oak-framed windows of square proportions. An open platform at the back features a swimming pool.

© Tuñón Arquitectos
© Tuñón Arquitectos

With its 16-meter sides, the square-plan house contains nine rooms and is built on the outside with walls of local quartzite stone detailed with granite, and on the inside with white concrete and oakwood claddings.

© Tuñón Arquitectos
© Tuñón Arquitectos

Project gallery

See allShow less
About this office
Cite: "Stone Houses in Cáceres / Tuñón Arquitectos" [Casas de Piedra en Cáceres / Tuñón Arquitectos] 07 Dec 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/907251/stone-houses-in-caceres-tunon-arquitectos> ISSN 0719-8884
© Tuñón Arquitectos

卡塞雷斯石屋 / Tuñón Arquitectos

You've started following your first account!

Did you know?

You'll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.