Cabo House / Dellekamp Arquitectos

Cabo House / Dellekamp Arquitectos

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San José del Cabo, Mexico
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  1000
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2018
  • Photographs Photographs:  Sandra Pereznieto
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers: Boffi, Aviglass, Fabrikg, Luz en Arquitectura, Metal y Madera
  • Renders:Antoine Vaxelaire
  • Bioclimatic:Ecoestudio
  • Structural Design:Oscar Trejo
  • Services Engineering:Ubaldo Velazquez
  • Walls:Fabrikg
  • Lead Architect:Derek Dellekamp & Jachen Schleich
  • Design Team:Alin Vázquez Wallach, Alejandro Aparicio Castillos, Benoist Rouel-Brax, Geoffroy Arnoux
  • City:San José del Cabo
  • Country:Mexico
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© Sandra Pereznieto
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Text description provided by the architects. Cabo House is a refuge that invites those who inhabit it to live with the particular conditions of an arid environment, high temperatures, dry winds and a peculiar endemic vegetation.

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© Sandra Pereznieto
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© Sandra Pereznieto

The house rests on platforms that descend gently along the slope of the land. The walls of rammed earth seem to emerge from the sand between rocks and vegetation, supporting the armor of the roofs, providing privacy to the interior of the space and framing the view towards the sea.

© Sandra Pereznieto
© Sandra Pereznieto
Floor Plan
Floor Plan
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© Sandra Pereznieto

The cover seems to levitate, being a key piece in the configuration of the four programs of the house. Generating separations and hierarchies in each of the spaces thanks to the different heights. Between the volumes the different gardens and corridors are interwoven until they lead to an inner central patio that converts the public area into the heart of the house.

© Sandra Pereznieto
© Sandra Pereznieto

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Address:San José del Cabo, B.C.S., Mexico

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Cite: "Cabo House / Dellekamp Arquitectos" [Casa Cabo / Dellekamp Arquitectos] 04 Apr 2019. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/914388/cabo-house-dellekamp-arquitectos> ISSN 0719-8884

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