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Baabdat Residence / L.E.FT

Baabdat Residence / L.E.FT
Courtes of L.E.FT
Courtes of L.E.FT

The Baabdat Residence is an inversion design of the traditional agricultural terracing. This results in spectacular 180 degree views out to the mountains beyond, and a camouflaged home from above. More drawings following the break.

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Architects: L.E.FT Location: Baabdat, Lebanon Team: Daniel Colvard, Makram el Kadi, Ziad Jamaleddine, Mahdi Sabbagh, Karie Titus, Karine Yassine Client: P.Baadarani Project Area: 500 sqm Renderings: Courtesy of L.E.FT

The program for the home consists of garage, library, kitchen, dining and living space, and multiple bedrooms.

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The roof sweep transforms the house from one floor to two floors.  Constructed terracotta fins interlaced with greenery suggest the merging of architecture and landscape.  A roundabout drop off is incorporated within its circular form.

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Cite: Kelly Minner. "Baabdat Residence / L.E.FT" 05 Dec 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/91967/baabdat-residence-l-e-ft> ISSN 0719-8884
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