Villa Rambo / Studio Bellonio

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Bra, Italy
  • Architects: Studio Bellonio
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  400
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2018
  • Photographs
    Photographs:Tino Gerbaldo
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers:  Wienerberger, Italcementi, Maer Srl, Merlo Srl, Siof
Villa Rambo / Studio Bellonio - Image 4 of 25
© Tino Gerbaldo

Text description provided by the architects. Located on the edge of Roero Woods, in northeastern Italy, Villa Rambo rises from a gently sloping hills, offering a stunning view of the Alps.

Villa Rambo / Studio Bellonio - Windows, Facade
© Tino Gerbaldo
Villa Rambo / Studio Bellonio - Handrail, Forest, Beam
© Tino Gerbaldo

The client, a botanical expert, established as main requirement to keep all the plants untouched  and an  house “hidden” in the woods. To fulfill his request the exposed concrete slabs were created with a mixture of dark and brown ferric oxides, and together with the dark brown bricks of the walls, the two main materials harmonize with the colors of the landscape

Villa Rambo / Studio Bellonio - Windows
© Tino Gerbaldo

The exposed concrete basements strongly differ from the darker tones of the residential blocks, two elongated volumes extending eastwards and southward, flanking the site and embracing the grove of walnut trees.

Villa Rambo / Studio Bellonio - Image 12 of 25
© Tino Gerbaldo
1st floor plan

 To include a brighter accent to the whole construction a series of yellow vertical louvers rotate to offer sun shading  to the expansive verandas.

Villa Rambo / Studio Bellonio - Stairs, Windows, Handrail, Beam
© Tino Gerbaldo

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Cite: "Villa Rambo / Studio Bellonio" 29 Jan 2019. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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